Ion Channels

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.

January 17, 2021

Alteration of sphingosine-1-phosphate with aging induces contractile dysfunction of colonic smooth muscle cells via Ca2+ -activated K+ channel (BKCa ) upregulation

Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal of the European Gastrointestinal Motility Society
Xiaoxue ShenTing Yu
January 12, 2021

Recent Advances in the Physiology of Ion Channels in Plants

Annual Review of Plant Biology
Omar Pantoja
January 21, 2021
Open Access

Pannexin 3 regulates skin development via Epiprofin

Scientific Reports
Peipei ZhangYoshihiko Yamada
January 8, 2021
Open Access

ATP and large signaling metabolites flux through caspase-activated Pannexin 1 channels

ELife
Adishesh K NarahariDouglas A Bayliss
January 5, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

MCAs in Arabidopsis are Ca2+-permeable mechanosensitive channels innately sensitive to membrane tension

ResearchSquare
Kenjiro YoshimuraHidetoshi Iida
January 13, 2021
Open Access

Goblet cell LRRC26 regulates BK channel activation and protects against colitis in mice

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Vivian Gonzalez-PerezChristopher J Lingle
January 8, 2021
Open Access

Orai channels: key players in Ca2+ homeostasis

Current Opinion in Physiology
Matthias SallingerIrene Frischauf
January 6, 2021
Open Access

Excess extracellular K+ causes inner hair cell ribbon synapse degeneration

Communications Biology
Hong-Bo ZhaoLi-Man Liu
January 5, 2021
Open Access

Role of Epoxyeicosatrienoic Acids in Acetylcholine-Induced Dilation of Rat Retinal Arterioles in Vivo

Biological & Pharmaceutical Bulletin
Asami MoriTsutomu Nakahara
January 5, 2021
Review
Open Access

The Ion Channel and GPCR Toolkit of Brain Capillary Pericytes

Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience
Ashwini HariharanThomas A Longden
January 12, 2021
Open Access

Melatonin downregulates TRPC6, impairing store-operated calcium entry in triple negative breast cancer cells

The Journal of Biological Chemistry
Isaac JardinJuan A Rosado
January 9, 2021

Activation of TRPC Channel Currents in Iron Overloaded Cardiac Myocytes

Circulation. Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
Natthaphat Siri-AngkulLai-Hua Xie
January 16, 2021
Open Access

Impaired Pre-Motor Circuit Activity and Movement in a Drosophila Model of KCNMA1-Linked Dyskinesia

Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society
Patrick KratschmerJames E C Jepson

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