Calcium Channels, R-Type

Known as: Calcium Channels, R Type, R-Type Calcium Channel, R Type VDCC 
CALCIUM CHANNELS located in the neurons of the brain. They are inhibited by the marine snail toxin, omega conotoxin MVIIC.
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1992-2018
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2012
2012
R-type calcium channels (RTCCs) are well known for their role in synaptic plasticity, but little is known about their subcellular… (More)
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2011
2011
R-type calcium channels in postsynaptic spines signal through functional calcium microdomains to regulate a calcium/calmodulin… (More)
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2010
2010
Synaptic activity in the medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) is fundamental for higher cognitive functions such as working memory… (More)
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2009
2009
Because inhibitory synaptic transmission is a major mechanism of general anesthesia, we examined the effects of isoflurane on… (More)
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2005
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2005
Action potentials in pyramidal neurons are typically followed by an afterdepolarization (ADP), which in many cells contributes to… (More)
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2002
2002
R-type Ca2+ channels play a critical role in coupling excitability to dendritic Ca2+ influx and neuronal secretion. Unlike other… (More)
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2001
2001
The possibility that R-type calcium channels contribute to fast glutamatergic transmission in the hippocampus has been assessed… (More)
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2000
2000
Although the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene is activated by the intracellular Ca(2+) signals evoked via Ca(2… (More)
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1997
1997
The expression of multiple classes of voltage-dependent calcium channels (VDCCs) allows neurons to tailor calcium signaling to… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
By combining single-channel and whole-cell patch-clamp recordings, we have established the sensitivity to omega-agatoxin IVA and… (More)
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