Transient Receptor Potential Channels
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A broad group of eukaryotic six-transmembrane cation channels that are classified by sequence homology because their functional involvement with SENSATION is varied. They have only weak voltage sensitivity and ion selectivity. They are named after a DROSOPHILA mutant that displayed transient receptor potentials in response to light. A 25-amino-acid motif containing a TRP box (EWKFAR) just C-terminal to S6 is found in TRPC, TRPV and TRPM subgroups. ANKYRIN repeats are found in TRPC, TRPV & TRPN subgroups. Some are functionally associated with TYROSINE KINASE or TYPE C PHOSPHOLIPASES.
|Transient Receptor Potential Channels
- Transient Receptor Potential Channels
- TRP Membrane Proteins
- Membrane Proteins, TRP
- Proteins, TRP Membrane
- TRP Cation Channels
- Cation Channels, TRP
- Channels, TRP Cation
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