Muscle relaxants

Potassium channels

Antihypertensives, antidiabetics (noninsulin-dependent)

hydrate groups associated with peripheral proteins form glycoproteins that help cells to recognize and bind to each other. This is important as cells aggregate to form tissues. Cell surface glycoproteins also mark the cells of an individual as "self." The immune system can distinguish between "self" cell surfaces and "nonself" cell surfaces that may indicate a potential threat, such as the presence of infectious bacteria.

Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

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