Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Activation of voltage gated Potassium channels

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-1296127
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
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Summation

Activation of voltage gated potassium channel is triggered by membrane potential changes that is sensed by the channel assembly. Activation of voltage-gated potassium channel leads to selective outward current of K+ ions.

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Title Physical Entity Activity
voltage-gated potassium channel activity of Octamer of Voltage gated K+ channels [plasma membrane] Octamer of Voltage gated K+ channels [plasma membrane] voltage-gated potassium channel activity (0005249)
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