Category: Ion channels

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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

Environmental Temperature Differentially Modulates C. elegans Longevity through a Thermosensitive TRP Channel.

Temperature profoundly affects aging in both poikilotherms and homeotherms. A general belief is that…

Published: Jun 11, 2015 in Cell reports

Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science

Non-fluoroscopic Catheter Tracking for Fluoroscopy Reduction in Interventional Electrophysiology.

A technological platform (MediGuide) has been recently introduced for non-fluoroscopic catheter…

Published: Jun 12, 2015 in Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE

Cardiology / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Radiology

Tweeters, Woofers and Horns: The Complex Orchestration of Calcium Currents in T Lymphocytes.

Elevation of intracellular calcium ion (Ca(2+)) levels is a vital event that regulates T lymphocyte…

Published: Jun 08, 2015 in Frontiers in immunology

Ion channels / Life Science

Pannexin 1 deficiency can induce hearing loss.

Gap junctions play a critical role in hearing. Connexin gap junction gene mutations can induce a…

Published: Jun 09, 2015 in Biochemical and biophysical research communications

Apoptosis / Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science

A TRP Channel Senses Lysosome Neutralization by Pathogens to Trigger Their Expulsion.

Vertebrate cells have evolved elaborate cell-autonomous defense programs to monitor subcellular…

Published: Jun 06, 2015 in Cell

Ion channels / Life Science

Genetic predisposition and its impact on natural history of idiopathic acute and acute recurrent pancreatitis in children.

Genetic predisposition in paediatric idiopathic acute, acute recurrent pancreatitis and its…

Published: Jun 05, 2015 in Digestive and liver disease : official journal of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology and the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver

Genetics / Hepatology / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Proteases

A fluorescent approach for identifying P2X1 ligands.

There are no commercially available, small, receptor-specific P2X1 ligands. There are several…

Published: Jun 05, 2015 in Neuropharmacology

Ion channels / Life Science

Atomic force microscopy imaging reveals the formation of ASIC/ENaC cross-clade ion channels.

ASIC and ENaC are co-expressed in various cell types, and there is evidence for a close association…

Published: Jun 08, 2015 in Biochemical and biophysical research communications

Immunology / Ion channels / Life Science / Nanomedicine

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 27, 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 26, 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

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

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 24, 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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Pediatric Geneticist, Clinical, Board Cert / Eligible (Physician, Genetics)

Pediatric Geneticist, Clinical, Board Cert / Eligible (Physician, Genetics) Nemours is seeking a…

Posted: Jul 01, 2015

Cancer / Cardiology / Dermatology / Diabetes / Genetics / Hematology / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Nephrology / Neuroscience / Nutrition / Ophthalmology / Radiology / Sleep

Research Associate – IL – Physiology

The Research Associate provides technical support to Physiology faculty members in relation to their…

Posted: Jul 01, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Host Pathogen Interactions in Cystic Fibrosis A postdoctoral fellowship is available to investigate…

Posted: Jun 30, 2015

Immunology / Ion channels / Life Science / Microbiology / Proteases / Virology

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

Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Pain / Virology

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

Artificial intelligence / Computer science / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Neuroscience / Substance abuse

Postdoctoral Fellow

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

Posted: Jun 29, 2015

Genetics / Ion channels / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Pain

scientist

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

Posted: Jun 28, 2015

Ion channels / Life Science