Ion channels and pumps are intrinsic membrane proteins that regulate the membrane potential and transport of ions and substrates, controlling excitation and excitation-contraction coupling. Several have been cloned and an example of our progress in structure-function correlation is the identification of the pore region of the Na channel.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology|
|State||Published - 1995|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)