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Should they team up to make your brain clock? Large-conductance calcium-activated potassium channels (BK channels) are important regulators of neuronal excitability in the mammalian nervous system. BK channels are activated by changes in membrane electrical potential...

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T-type calcium channels make your brain smarter One of the most remarkable features of T-type Calcium channels originates from their low-threshold of activation that makes these channels perfectly suited for regulating neuronal excitability and oscillatory behavior...

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Rectifying rectifier channels in Huntington disease Neuronal abnormalities in neurodegenerative disorders such as Huntington disease, Alzheimer disease or Parkinson disease have been the primary focus of decades of research. However, increasing evidences indicate that...

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T-type Ca2+ channels: new players in the aging brain Perhaps one of the most remarkable features of T-type calcium channels is their low-threshold of activation that makes these channels important candidates for calcium entry near the resting membrane potential of...