Alberto Rivetta

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Anion currents in yeast K+ transporters (TRK) characterize a structural homologue of ligand-gated ion channels
    Alberto Rivetta
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Pflugers Arch 462:315-30. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Conservation and dispersion of sequence and function in fungal TRK potassium transporters: focus on Candida albicans
    Manuel Miranda
    Department of Genetics, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    FEMS Yeast Res 9:278-92. 2009
  3. pmc Quantitative modeling of chloride conductance in yeast TRK potassium transporters
    Alberto Rivetta
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Biophys J 89:2412-26. 2005

Collaborators

  • Manuel Miranda
  • Slavena Vylkova
  • Esther Bashi
  • Clifford Slayman
  • Mira Edgerton

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Anion currents in yeast K+ transporters (TRK) characterize a structural homologue of ligand-gated ion channels
    Alberto Rivetta
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Pflugers Arch 462:315-30. 2011
    ..7) That tetrameric cluster would resemble the hydrophobic core of (pentameric) ligand-gated ion channels, and would suggest voltage-modulated hydrophobic gating to underlie anion permeation...
  2. doi request reprint Conservation and dispersion of sequence and function in fungal TRK potassium transporters: focus on Candida albicans
    Manuel Miranda
    Department of Genetics, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    FEMS Yeast Res 9:278-92. 2009
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  3. pmc Quantitative modeling of chloride conductance in yeast TRK potassium transporters
    Alberto Rivetta
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Biophys J 89:2412-26. 2005
    ..The behaviors of E(beta) and a1 accord qualitatively with a hypothetical structural model for fungal TRK proteins, suggesting that chloride ions flow through a central pore formed by symmetric aggregation of four TRK monomers...