Renal potassium channels: recent developments.

@article{Wang2004RenalPC,
  title={Renal potassium channels: recent developments.},
  author={Wenhui Wang},
  journal={Current opinion in nephrology and hypertension},
  year={2004},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={549-55}
}
  • Wenhui Wang
  • Published 2004 in Current opinion in nephrology and hypertension
PURPOSE OF REVIEW A variety of K+ channels have been identified with the patch-clamp technique and molecular cloning in the kidney. However, it is still a challenging task to determine the location and function of the cloned K+ channels in the corresponding nephron segment. The aim of the present review is to update the recent developments regarding the location and function of the cloned K+ channels in the native tubule. Also, the review describes the new regulatory mechanism of renal outer… CONTINUE READING