Category: Ion channels

Recent Ion channels Journal Articles

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Ryanodine Receptor Activation Induces Long-Term Plasticity of Spine Calcium Dynamics.

A key feature of signalling in dendritic spines is the synapse-specific transduction of short…

Published: Jun 23, 2015 in PLoS biology

Ion channels / Life Science / Nanomedicine / Neuroscience

Kv1 channels and neural processing in vestibular calyx afferents.

Potassium-selective ion channels are important for accurate transmission of signals from auditory…

Published: Jun 17, 2015 in Frontiers in systems neuroscience

Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

News Articles (Ion channels)

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Researchers identify the calcium channel in the brain essential for deep sleep.

Sleep seems simple enough, a state of rest and restoration that almost every vertebrate creature…

Published: Jun 29, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

Researchers identify specific calcium channel that plays crucial role in healthy sleep

Sleep seems simple enough, a state of rest and restoration that almost every vertebrate creature…

Published: Jun 26, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

Scientists identify a calcium channel essential for deep sleep

A specific calcium channel plays a crucial role in deep, slow-wave sleep, scientists from NYU School…

Published: Jun 25, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

Cystic fibrosis deadlier for Hispanic than non-Hispanic patients, study finds

Cystic fibrosis is more deadly for Hispanic than non-Hispanic patients, a disparity that is not…

Published: Jun 24, 2015

Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science

Medical News Today: Blood pressure medication could prevent alcohol, drug addiction

A study of the effect of isradipine in addicted rats suggests the drug reverses brain rewiring that…

Published: Jun 24, 2015

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Cystic fibrosis deadlier for Hispanic than non-Hispanic patients, Stanford study finds

Cystic fibrosis is more deadly for Hispanic than non-Hispanic patients, a disparity that is not…

Published: Jun 23, 2015

Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science

Quiet that ringing in the brain: New drug promises relief from epilepsy and tinnitus with fewer side effects

A new drug may treat epilepsy and prevent tinnitus by selectively affecting potassium channels in…

Published: Jun 23, 2015

Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

ESC recommends uninterrupted vitamin K antagonists during ablation and device implantation

The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has recommended uninterrupted anticoagulation with vitamin…

Published: Jun 23, 2015

Atrial fibrillation / Cardiology / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Stroke

Medication may stop drug and alcohol addiction

Researchers have successfully stopped cocaine and alcohol addiction in experiments using a drug…

Published: Jun 23, 2015

Hypertension / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Neuroscience / Substance abuse

Quiet that ringing in the brain

Epilepsy and tinnitus are both caused by overly excitable nerve cells. Healthy nerves have a…

Published: Jun 23, 2015

Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

Blog Posts (Ion channels)

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Exclusive: Oliver Sacks, Antonio Damasio and Others Debate Christof Koch on the Nature of Consciousness

A few neurologists and brain scientists are proposing that the secret underlying all conscious…

Published: Jun 17, 2015

Evolution / Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

Uncomfortably numb: The people who feel no pain

Researchers have identified a third gene that causes congenital insensitivity to pain when…

Published: May 25, 2015

Epigenetics / Evolution / Ion channels / Life Science / Neuroscience

Jobs (Ion channels)

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Research Assistant/Research Associate

Research Assistant/Research AssociateSchool of Physiology and PharmacologyFixed term contract…

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science

Principal Scientist – Pain & Migraine Neuroscience Job

Principal Scientist Pain & Migraine Neuroscience-MOL000316 Description Merck & Co., Inc., known as…

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

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Research Assistant / Research Associate

University of Bristol - School of Physiology and PharmacologySalary: Not specified

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science

Principal Scientist – Pain & Migraine Neuroscience Job

Principal Scientist – Pain & Migraine Neuroscience-MOL000316 Description Merck & Co., Inc., known…

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

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Postdoctoral Appointee

We are seeking computational neuroscientists to join an interdisciplinary research program focused…

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

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Postdoctoral Fellow

Min Qualifications Ph.D., M.D. or Doctoral equivalent in any field. Scientific research experience.…

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

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scientist

Responsibilities BASIC SUMMARY: Under supervision of the Senior Director, the Scientist will be…

Posted: Jun 28, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science

Computational Biologist

You will help develop and build a dynamic, agile 'dry-lab' research environment committed to the…

Posted: Jun 27, 2015

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Research Fellow Job

*Job Posting Number:* 50647BR *Job Posting Title:* Research Fellow *Specialty:* Internal Medicine &…

Posted: Jun 27, 2015

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Post Doctoral Fellow Neurophysiology (Days / Full Time)

Description JOB ID: 1400024329 The Laboratory of Neurophysiology in the Division of Neurology at the…

Posted: Jun 26, 2015

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