Connexin 36 mediated neuronal gap junction communication

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R-HSA-375342
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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 36 proteins each.

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
10462698 Structure, chromosomal localization, and brain expression of human Cx36 gene

Belluardo, N, Trovato-Salinaro, A, Mudo, G, Hurd, YL, Condorelli, DF

J Neurosci Res 1999
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gap junction channel activity of Connexin 36 Gap Junction Complex [plasma membrane]

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