Epithelial sodium channels (ENaC) are uniformly distributed on motile cilia in the oviduct and the respiratory airways

@article{Enuka2011EpithelialSC,
  title={Epithelial sodium channels (ENaC) are uniformly distributed on motile cilia in the oviduct and the respiratory airways},
  author={Yehoshua Enuka and Israel Hanukoglu and Oded Edelheit and Hananya Vaknine and A. Hanukoglu},
  journal={Histochemistry and Cell Biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={137},
  pages={339-353}
}
  • Yehoshua Enuka, Israel Hanukoglu, +2 authors A. Hanukoglu
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Histochemistry and Cell Biology
  • Epithelial sodium channels (ENaCs) are located on the apical surface of cells and funnel Na+ ions from the lumen into the cell. ENaC function also regulates extracellular fluid volume as water flows across membranes accompanying Na+ ions to maintain osmolarity. To examine the sites of expression and intracellular localization of ENaC, we generated polyclonal antibodies against the extracellular domain of human α-ENaC subunit that we expressed in E. coli. Three-dimensional (3D) confocal… CONTINUE READING
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