Invertebrate modeling of a migraine channelopathy.


Migraine is a chronic episodic disorder that has been linked to abnormalities in serotonin signaling and abnormal function of a presynaptic voltage-gated calcium channel, CACNA1A. Although the importance of serotonin to migraine tendency suggests a link between serotonergic signaling and CACNA1A function, the nature of this connection remains unclear in… (More)