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Calcium Channel Diversity

  1. Annette C Dolphin

Published Online: 23 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003968

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How to Cite

Dolphin, A. C. 2005. Calcium Channel Diversity. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University College London, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2005

Abstract

There are various subtypes of voltage-dependent calcium channel that allow Ca2+ levels in cells to be raised in response to depolarization.

Keywords:

  • calcium channel;
  • N type;
  • L type;
  • cation channel;
  • calcium release channel