Olfactory Transduction: Tale of an unusual chloride current

Takashi Kurahashi, King Wai Yau

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An unusual chloride current seems to play an important role in safeguarding olfactory transduction against an unstable ionic environment, and in nonlinearly amplifying the olfactory signal.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)256-258
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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