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Ion Channels

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Ion channels are pore-forming proteins that allow the passage of ions from one side of the membrane to the other and are at the heart of many biological processes including nerve activity and muscle contraction. Discover the latest research on ion channels here.

Top 20 most recent papers
The Journal of General Physiology

Molecular mechanism of BK channel activation by the smooth muscle relaxant NS11021

The Journal of General PhysiologyMarch 30, 2020
Michael E RockmanBrad S Rothberg
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Chembiochem : a European Journal of Chemical Biology

Fluorophore-labeled cyclic nucleotides as potent agonists of cyclic nucleotide-regulated ion channels

Chembiochem : a European Journal of Chemical BiologyApril 1, 2020
Marco LelleKlaus Benndorf
Nature Neuroscience

Kcnn2 blockade reverses learning deficits in a mouse model of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders

Nature NeuroscienceMarch 24, 2020
Shahid MohammadKazue Hashimoto-Torii
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Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology

Bisphenol A-induced metabolic disorders: From exposure to mechanism of action

Environmental Toxicology and PharmacologyMarch 23, 2020
Muhammad Sajid Hamid AkashKanwal Rehman
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European Journal of Neurology : the Official Journal of the European Federation of Neurological Societies

KCNN2 mutation in autosomal-dominant tremulous myoclonus-dystonia

European Journal of Neurology : the Official Journal of the European Federation of Neurological SocietiesMarch 27, 2020
Bettina BalintJose Bras
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Frontiers in Immunology

TRPV4-A Missing Link Between Mechanosensation and Immunity

Frontiers in ImmunologyMarch 27, 2020
Laura Michalick, Wolfgang M Kuebler
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The Science of the Total Environment

Cardiovascular toxicity and mechanism of bisphenol A and emerging risk of bisphenol S

The Science of the Total EnvironmentMarch 28, 2020
Yin-Feng ZhangHai-Ming Xu
Frontiers in Immunology

The Role of Calcium-Calcineurin-NFAT Signaling Pathway in Health and Autoimmune Diseases

Frontiers in ImmunologyMarch 27, 2020
Yune-Jung ParkWan-Uk Kim
American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology

The Transient Receptor Potential Channel Vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) is Critical in Innate Airway Epithelial Responses to Protease Allergens

American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular BiologyMarch 18, 2020
Caspar SchiffersAlbert van der Vliet
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Physical Review. E

Symmetry of membrane protein polyhedra with heterogeneous protein size

Physical Review. EMarch 15, 2020
Mingyuan MaChristoph A Haselwandter

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