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Ion Channels in the Heart: Cellular and Molecular Properties of Cardiac Na, Ca, and K Channels

Handbook of Physiology, The Cardiovascular System, The Heart

  1. Bronagh Heath1,
  2. Kevin Gingrich2,
  3. Robert S. Kass3

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp020114

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Heath, B., Gingrich, K. and Kass, R. S. 2011. Ion Channels in the Heart: Cellular and Molecular Properties of Cardiac Na, Ca, and K Channels. Comprehensive Physiology. 548–567.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Pharmacology, College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York

  2. 2

    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York

  3. 3

    Department of Pharmacology, College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Calcium Channels
  • 2
    Sodium Channels
    • 2.1
      Primary Structure of the Voltage-Gated Na+ Channel
    • 2.2
      Molecular Pharmacology of Na+ Channels
    • 2.3
      Molecular Pharmacology of an Inherited Disease
  • 3
    Potassium Channels
    • 3.1
      Voltage-Dependent K+ Channels
    • 3.2
      Inward Rectifier K Channels
  • 4
    Summary