Connexin 62 mediated neuronal gap junction communication

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R-HSA-375340
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Homo sapiens
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In this electrical synapse the current generated in the presynaptic cell spreads to the postsynaptic cell through an ion channel composed of two hemi-channels composed of six Connexin 62 proteins each.

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
12881038 Expression profiles of the novel human connexin genes hCx30.2, hCx40.1, and hCx62 differ from their putative mouse orthologues

Söhl, G, Nielsen, PA, Eiberger, J, Willecke, K

Cell Commun Adhes 2003
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gap junction channel activity of Connexin 62 Gap Junction Complex [plasma membrane]
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