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KCNK18  -  potassium channel, two pore domain...

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: K2p18.1, MGR13, Potassium channel subfamily K member 18, TRESK, TRESK-2, ...
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  1. A novel two-pore domain K+ channel, TRESK, is localized in the spinal cord. Sano, Y., Inamura, K., Miyake, A., Mochizuki, S., Kitada, C., Yokoi, H., Nozawa, K., Okada, H., Matsushime, H., Furuichi, K. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  2. Potent activation of the human tandem pore domain K channel TRESK with clinical concentrations of volatile anesthetics. Liu, C., Au, J.D., Zou, H.L., Cotten, J.F., Yost, C.S. Anesth. Analg. (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. Species-specific differences in response to anesthetics and other modulators by the K2P channel TRESK. Keshavaprasad, B., Liu, C., Au, J.D., Kindler, C.H., Cotten, J.F., Yost, C.S. Anesth. Analg. (2005) [Pubmed]
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