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Sci. STKE, 5 October 2004
[DOI: 10.1126/stke.2532004re15]

The VGL-Chanome: A Protein Superfamily Specialized for Electrical Signaling and Ionic Homeostasis
(Supplementary Table 1)

Frank H. Yu1 and William A. Catterall1*

1Department of Pharmacology, Mailstop 357280, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 981957280, USA.

*Corresponding author. E-mail: wcatt{at}

Table S1. Members of the human voltage-gated ion channel superfamily.
This Excel file lists the human voltage-gated ion channel genes. Ion channel names follow the IUPHAR Nomenclature Committee (1) convention and the corresponding gene names are as approved by HUGO. Separate columns for GenBank accession number, human chromosome location, other names used in the literature, the amino acid sequence of the minimum pore used in the phylogenetic analysis, and a complete amimo acid sequence of a representative channel protein are provided.
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1. International Union of Pharmacology (IUPHAR), IUPHAR Compendium of Voltage-Gated Ion Channels, W. A. Catterall, G. A. Gutman, K. G. Chandy, Eds. (IUPHAR Media, Leeds, UK, 2002); available at


Citation: F. H. Yu, W. A. Catterall, The VGL-chanome: A protein superfamily specialized for electrical signaling and ionic homeostasis. Sci. STKE 2004, re15 (2004).

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