Search Results for Potassium Channels

Molecule of the Month articles (3) Structural Biology Highlights articles (1) Goodsell Gallery articles (1)
Molecule of the Month articles (3)
Potassium Channels

February 2003

Potassium channels allow potassium ions to pass, but block smaller sodium ions

Piezo1 Mechanosensitive Channel

July 2018

Mechanosensitive ion channels give our cells a sense of touch.

Voltage-gated Sodium Channels

March 2020

Voltage-gated sodium channels transmit signals in a wave through the nervous system.

Structural Biology Highlights articles (1)
TrkH Potassium Ion Transporter

Cells are filled with a salty soup of metal ions.

Goodsell Gallery articles (1)


Myelin forms an insulating sheath around nerve axons