Structure to Function of G Protein-Gated Inwardly Rectifying (GIRK) Channels: Volume 123

Structure to Function of G Protein-Gated Inwardly Rectifying (GIRK) Channels: Volume 123

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This volume in the International Review of Neurobiology series is a comprehensive overview of the state-of-the-art research into GIRK Potassium Channels. It reviews current knowledge and understanding and provides a starting point for researchers and practitioners entering the field.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 378 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 25.4mm | 680g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128024585
  • 9780128024584

Table of contents

Unifying Mechanism of Controlling Kir3 Channel Activity by G Proteins and Phosphoinositides
Diomedes E. Logothetis, Rahul Mahajan, Scott K. Adney, Junghoon Ha, Takeharu Kawano, Xuan-Yu Meng and Meng Cui

The Roles of Gss and G in Gating and Regulation of GIRK Channels
Nathan Dascal and Uri Kahanovitch

RGS Redundancy and Implications in GPCR-GIRK Signaling
Craig A. Doupnik

Structural Insights into GIRK Channel Function
Ian W. Glaaser and Paul A. Slesinger

Localization and Targeting of Girk Channels in Mammalian Central Neurons
Rafael Lujan and Carolina Aguado

GIRK Channel Plasticity and Implications for Drug Addiction
Ezequiel Marron Fernandez de Velasco, Nora McCall and Kevin Wickman

GIRK Channels: a Potential Link Between Learning and Addiction
Megan E. Tipps and Kari J. Buck

Behavioral and Genetic Evidence for GIRK Channels in the CNS: Role in Physiology, Pathophysiology, and Drug Addiction Jody Mayfield, Yuri A. Blednov and R. Adron Harris
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