Epithelial Na+ channels and stomatin are expressed in rat trigeminal mechanosensory neurons


Caenorhabditis elegans MEC-4 and MEC-10 are subunits of the degenerin/epithelial Na+ channel (DEG/ENaC) ion channel superfamily thought to be associated with MEC-2 (a stomatin-like protein) in a mechanotransducing molecular complex in specialized touch sensory neurons. A key question is whether analogous molecular complexes in higher organisms transduce… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s004419900153


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