Expression of an electrically silent voltage-gated potassium channel in the human placenta

@article{Fyfe2012ExpressionOA,
  title={Expression of an electrically silent voltage-gated potassium channel in the human placenta},
  author={Gregor K. Fyfe and Sumith R. Panicker and Rebecca L Jones and Mark Wareing},
  journal={Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2012},
  volume={32},
  pages={624 - 629}
}
Human placental expression of KV9.3, a voltage-gated K channel linked to tissue oxygenation responses, has been suggested at the messenger RNA level but tissue localisation has not been described. We aimed to: (1) produce an antibody to human KV9.3 and (2) assess channel expression and distribution in human placental tissue. We determined human placental protein expression and localisation using an antibody to KV9.3. Antibody specificity was confirmed by Western blotting. Staining was observed… 
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