Human oocytes express ATP-sensitive K(+) channels.


BACKGROUND ATP-sensitive K(+) (K(ATP)) channels link intracellular metabolism with membrane excitability and play crucial roles in cellular physiology and protection. The K(ATP) channel protein complex is composed of pore forming, Kir6.x (Kir6.1 or Kir6.2) and regulatory, SURx (SUR2A, SUR2B or SUR1), subunits that associate in different combinations. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/humrep/deq245


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@article{Du2010HumanOE, title={Human oocytes express ATP-sensitive K(+) channels.}, author={Qingyou Du and Sofija Jovanovi{\'c} and Andriy Sukhodub and Evelyn Barratt and Ellen Drew and Katherine M. Whalley and Vanessa J Kay and M. McLaughlin and Evelyn Elizabeth Telfer and Christopher L. R. Barratt and Aleksandar Jovanovic}, journal={Human reproduction}, year={2010}, volume={25 11}, pages={2774-82} }