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Science 312 (5773): 534-535

Copyright © 2006 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science

BIOPHYSICS:
Lonely Voltage Sensor Seeks Protons for Permeation

Christopher Miller

The proton channel that ushers H ions across cell membranes to control cellular pH resembles an isolated voltage-sensing domain with no apparent pore.


The author is in the Department of Biochemistry, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA. E-mail: cmiller{at}brandeis.edu


THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN CITED BY OTHER ARTICLES:
Voltage-Gated Proton Channels: Molecular Biology, Physiology, and Pathophysiology of the HV Family.
T. E. DeCoursey (2013)
Physiol Rev 93, 599-652
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