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KCNV2  -  potassium channel, voltage gated modifier...

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: KV11.1, Kv8.2, Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily V member 2, RCD3B, Voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv8.2
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  1. Mutations in the gene KCNV2 encoding a voltage-gated potassium channel subunit cause "cone dystrophy with supernormal rod electroretinogram" in humans. Wu, H., Cowing, J.A., Michaelides, M., Wilkie, S.E., Jeffery, G., Jenkins, S.A., Mester, V., Bird, A.C., Robson, A.G., Holder, G.E., Moore, A.T., Hunt, D.M., Webster, A.R. Am. J. Hum. Genet. (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Bone morphogenetic protein-2 upregulates expression and function of voltage-gated K+ channels in human pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells. Fantozzi, I., Platoshyn, O., Wong, A.H., Zhang, S., Remillard, C.V., Furtado, M.R., Petrauskene, O.V., Yuan, J.X. Am. J. Physiol. Lung Cell Mol. Physiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Template switching within exons 3 and 4 of KV11.1 (HERG) gives rise to a 5' truncated cDNA. Ro, S., Kang, S.H., Farrelly, A.M., Ordog, T., Partain, R., Fleming, N., Sanders, K.M., Kenyon, J.L., Keef, K.D. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2006) [Pubmed]
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