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Ion Channel

Known as: Channels, Ion, Ionic Channel, Ion channels 
A transmembrane pore that presents a hydrophilic channel for ions to cross a lipid bilayer down their electrochemical gradients. Some degree of ion… 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
MotionCor2 software corrects for beam-induced sample motion, improving the resolution of cryo-EM reconstructions. 
Review
2010
Review
2010
The mammalian ionotropic glutamate receptor family encodes 18 gene products that coassemble to form ligand-gated ion channels… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
During intracellular Ca2+ signalling mitochondria accumulate significant amounts of Ca2+ from the cytosol. Mitochondrial Ca2… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
This issue of Pharmacological Reviews includes a new venture in the collaboration between the International Union of Pharmacology… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Cyclic nucleotide-gated (CNG) channels are nonselective cation channels first identified in retinal photoreceptors and olfactory… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
The ionotropic glutamate receptors are ligand-gated ion channels that mediate the vast majority of excitatory neurotransmission… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Capsaicin, the main pungent ingredient in ‘hot’ chilli peppers, elicits a sensation of burning pain by selectively activating… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The protein tyrosine kinase PYK2, which is highly expressed in the central nervous system, is rapidly phosphorylated on tyrosine… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
An endothelium-derived 21-residue vasoconstrictor peptide, endothelin, has been isolated, and shown to be one of the most potent… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
  • R. Keynes
  • Ciba Foundation symposium
  • 1975
  • Corpus ID: 31544573
The ionic channels in excitable membranes are of two classes: those that open and close when the membrane potential alters and…