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Potassium transport channels

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-1296067
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Pathway
Species
Homo sapiens
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Summation

Inwardly rectifying potassium transport are tetrameric channels that are found in kidney in the nephron. Kir 1.1 works as a homotetramer, however, Kir 4.1 and 5.1 work as heterotetramers. These channels transport K+ from cytosol to the lumen of the tubules.

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