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L-Type Calcium Channels

Known as: L Type VDCC, Calcium Channels, L Type, Long-Lasting Calcium Channels 
Long-lasting voltage-gated CALCIUM CHANNELS found in both excitable and nonexcitable tissue. They are responsible for normal myocardial and vascular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Elevated intracellular Ca2+ triggers inactivation of L-type calcium channels, providing negative Ca2+ feedback in many cells. Ca2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
L-type Ca2+ channels support Ca2+ entry into cells, which triggers cardiac contraction, controls hormone secretion from endocrine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Calcium entry through voltage-gated calcium channels can activate either large- (BK) or small- (SK) conductance calcium-activated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The role of the L-type calcium channel in human heart failure is unclear, on the basis of previous whole-cell… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The crucial role of L-type Ca2+ channels in the initiation of cardiac and smooth muscle contraction has made them major… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Voltage-activated calcium (Ca2+) influx is increased in mammalian CA1 hippocampal neurons during aging. However, the molecular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The effects of NO-related activity and cellular thiol redox state on basal L-type calcium current, ICa,L, in ferret right… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Excitation-contraction coupling was studied in mammalian cardiac cells in which the opening probability of L-type calcium (Ca2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
To identify and localize the protein products of genes encoding distinct L-type calcium channels in central neurons, anti-peptide… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Dihydropyridine-sensitive voltage-dependent L-type calcium channels are critical to excitation-secretion and excitation… Expand
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