Frank Bosmans


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Voltage-Gated Sodium Channels Medicine & Life Sciences
Scorpion Venoms Medicine & Life Sciences
Sodium Channels Medicine & Life Sciences
Spiders Medicine & Life Sciences
Insects Medicine & Life Sciences
Scorpions Medicine & Life Sciences
Pharmacology Medicine & Life Sciences
Venoms Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1998 2018

Corrigendum to: The scorpion toxin Bot IX is a potent member of the α-like family and has a unique N-terminal sequence extension (FEBS Letters, (2016), 590, 18, (3221-3232), 10.1002/1873-3468.12357)

Martin-Eauclaire, M. F., Salvatierra, J., Mansuelle, P., Bosmans, F. & Bougis, P. E., Aug 1 2018, In : FEBS Letters. 592, 15, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate


Spider toxin inhibits gating pore currents underlying periodic paralysis

Männikkö, R., Shenkarev, Z. O., Thor, M. G., Berkut, A. A., Myshkin, M. Y., Paramonov, A. S., Kulbatskii, D. S., Kuzmin, D. A., Castañeda, M. S., King, L., Wilson, E. R., Lyukmanova, E. N., Kirpichnikov, M. P., Schorge, S., Bosmans, F., Hanna, M. G., Kullmann, D. M. & Vassilevski, A. A., Apr 24 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 17, p. 4495-4500 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis
Voltage-Gated Sodium Channels
Sodium Channels

Using voltage-sensor toxins and their molecular targets to investigate NaV1.8 gating

Gilchrist, J. & Bosmans, F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Physiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Insect-active toxins with promiscuous pharmacology from the African theraphosid spider Monocentropus balfouri

Smith, J. J., Herzig, V., Ikonomopoulou, M. P., Dziemborowicz, S., Bosmans, F., Nicholson, G. M. & King, G. F., May 1 2017, In : Toxins. 9, 5, 155

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spider Venoms

Pharmacological characterisation of the highly Na v 1.7 selective spider venom peptide Pn3a

Deuis, J. R. , Dekan, Z. , Wingerd, J. S. , Smith, J. J. , Munasinghe, N. R. , Bhola, R. F. , Imlach, W. L. , Herzig, V. , Armstrong, D. A. , Rosengren, K. J. , Bosmans, F. , Waxman, S. G. , Dib-Hajj, S. D. , Escoubas, P. , Minett, M. S. , Christie, M. J. , King, G. F. , Alewood, P. F. , Lewis, R. J. , Wood, J. N. & 1 others Vetter, I., Jan 20 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 40883

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spider Venoms