mechanosensitive channel

mechanosensitive channel

A cell membrane ion channel that is opened by stretching of the membrane.
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I propose construction of a synthetic cell in which an osmoregulatory transporter and mechanosensitive channel form a minimal volume regulatory network.
The first mechanosensitive channel to be crystallized was MscL -- not the protein in E.
So it's a mechanosensitive channel but it only gates in the presence of potassium.
elegans and the identification, purification, and reconstitution of a mechanosensitive channel from E.
Membrane topology and multimeric structure of a mechanosensitive channel protein of Escherichia coli.
Gadolinium ions block mechanosensitive channels by altering the packing and lateral pressure of anionic lipids.
Membrane embedded Mechanosensitive channels (MS) are important for plant osmosensing machinery (Peyronnet et al.
Owen Hamill will deal with the transduction and gating mechanisms of mechanosensitive channels in Xenopus oocytes.
Delayed activation of single mechanosensitive channels in Lymnaea neurons.
Two types of mechanosensitive channels in the Eschericia coli cell envelope: solubilization and functional reconstitution.
This stress is then perceived by mechanosensitive channels that are probably located in the endoplasmic reticulum and causes the establishment of a new cell polarity.