Low conductance potassium channels in pancreatic beta cells open in response to epinephrine

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R-HSA-400063
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Homo sapiens
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ATP-sensitive Potassium channels open and allow an inward rectifying current of potassium ions to flow, reestablishing the resting potential of the cell.

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8997178 Mechanisms of inhibition of insulin release

Sharp, GW

Am J Physiol 1996
7641683 Direct control of exocytosis by receptor-mediated activation of the heterotrimeric GTPases Gi and G(o) or by the expression of their active G alpha subunits

Lang, J, Nishimoto, I, Okamoto, T, Regazzi, R, Kiraly, C, Weller, U, Wollheim, CB

EMBO J 1995
14514350 Inhibition of insulin secretion via distinct signaling pathways in alpha2-adrenoceptor knockout mice

Peterhoff, M, Sieg, A, Brede, M, Chao, CM, Hein, L, Ullrich, S

Eur J Endocrinol 2003
17900700 G-protein-coupled receptors and islet function-implications for treatment of type 2 diabetes

Winzell, MS, Ahren, B

Pharmacol Ther 2007
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