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Ionotropic activity of Kainate Receptors (R-HSA-451306)

Species Homo sapiens

Summation

Kainate receptors are either Ca2+ permeable or impermeable depending on the composition of the receptor and the editing status of subunits GluR5 and GluR6 (GRIK1 and 2).

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Additional Information
Compartment cytosol , extracellular region , plasma membrane
Literature References
pubMedId Title Journal Year
16847640 Kainate receptors Cell Tissue Res 2006