12th April 2007 - GPCRs as metabolic sensors: pharmacology and physiology of the nicotinic acid receptor

Prof. Stefan Offermans (University of  Heidelberg, Germany)

"GPCRs as metabolic sensors: pharmacology and physiology of the nicotinic acid receptor".
The lecturer, from the Institute of Pharmacology of the Heidelberg University, discovered the physiological role of receptors for nicotinic acids.