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Permutations of permeability

Nature volume 440, pages 427429 (23 March 2006) | Download Citation

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The first glimpse into the molecular basis of how sodium ions are transported across cell membranes by ion channels shows that cation-selective channels are variations on potassium channels.

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  1. William N. Zagotta is in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington, Box 357290, Seattle, Washington 98195-7290, USA. zagotta@u.washington.edu

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