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A TRP channel-steroid marriage

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A surprising functional association between TRPM3, a mysterious member of the family of transient receptor potential (TRP) cation channels, and the sulphated version of pregnenolone, 'mother' of all steroid hormones, has been identified.

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  1. Bernd Nilius and Thomas Voets are in the Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Laboratory of Ion Channel Research, KU Leuven, Campus Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, bus 802, B-3000 Leuven, Belgium.  bernd.nilius@med.kuleuven.be

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