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Table 1 Table of major transporters and receptors involved in this study

From: Functional contributions of glutamate transporters at the parallel fibre to Purkinje neuron synapse–relevance for the progression of cerebellar ataxia

Receptor/Transporter Location Antagonist
EAAT1 Bergmann Glia TBOA
EAAT2 Bergmann Glia TBOA
EAAT3 Purkinje neuron (PN) TBOA
EAAT4 Perisynaptic on PN TBOA
AMPA/Kainate PN, postsynaptic density (PSD) CNQX
mGluR1 PN, edge of PSD (S)-MCPG
mGluR4 Parallel fiber presynapse MPPG
  1. A list of major transporters and receptors used in this study along with their associated antagonists and locations. DL-TBOA = DL-threo-β-Benzyloxyaspartic acid, CNQX = 6-cyano-7-nitroquinoxaline-2,3-dione, (S)-MCPG = (S)-α-Methyl-4-carboxyphenylglycine, MPPG = (RS)-α-Methyl-4-phosphonophenylglycine.