ion channel


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ion channel

n.
A pathway through a protein molecule or complex in a cell membrane that modulates the electrical potential across the membrane by controlling the passage of small inorganic ions into and out of the cell.
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Although a gene encoding an ion channel that lets protons leave cells has been identified, whether one gene or several genes were necessary to form an ion channel that lets protons into cells was unknown.
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Abstract: In this paper; the effects of autapse (a kind of self-synapse formed between the axon of the soma of a neuron and its own dendrites) and ion channel blockage on the firing regularity of a biological small-world neuronal network, consists of stochastic Hodgkin-Huxley neurons, are studied.
This will be TetraGenetics' fifth program launched with either a large pharmaceutical and/or biotech partner for ion channel drug discovery.
This will be TetraGenetics' fifth programme launched with either a large pharmaceutical and/or biotech partner for ion channel drug discovery.
have entered strategic alliance to provide drug discovery customers access to ion channel and transporter technologies and services.
This book provides 14 chapters detailing recent advances in ion channel drug discovery.
The ability of VopQ to form a gated ion channel and to inhibit autophagy represents a novel mechanism.