International Union of Pharmacology: Approaches to the Nomenclature of Voltage-Gated Ion Channels

@article{Catterall2003InternationalUO,
  title={International Union of Pharmacology: Approaches to the Nomenclature of Voltage-Gated Ion Channels},
  author={William A. Catterall and K George Chandy and D. E. Clapham and George A. Gutman and Fridolin Hofmann and Anthony J. Harmar and Darrell R. Abernethy and Michael Spedding},
  journal={Pharmacological Reviews},
  year={2003},
  volume={55},
  pages={573 - 574}
}
This issue of Pharmacological Reviews includes a new venture in the collaboration between the International Union of Pharmacology (IUPHAR) and the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET), in that a new classification of voltage-gated ion channels is outlined in this 
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