Receptor Density

Some articles on density, receptor density, receptors:

Animal Psychopathology - Behavioral Disorders - Stereotypies
... or absence of certain social stimuli, social isolation, low feeder space and high stocking density (especially for tail biting in pigs) ... to be related to opioid (related to the reward system) receptor density ... Mu and Kappa receptors are associated with aversion behaviors and Mu receptor density is greater in tethered sows than sows that are in groups outdoors ...

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    The disinterest [of my two great-aunts] in anything that had to do with high society was such that their sense of hearing ... put to rest its receptor organs and allowed them to suffer the true beginnings of atrophy.
    Marcel Proust (1871–1922)