Gene Symbol: kcnk1a
Description: potassium channel, subfamily K, member 1a
Alias: im:7150627, kcnk1, zgc:165664, potassium channel subfamily K member 1, potassium channel, subfamily K, member 1
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Gierten J, Hassel D, Schweizer P, Becker R, Katus H, Thomas D. Identification and functional characterization of zebrafish K(2P)10.1 (TREK2) two-pore-domain K(+) channels. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012;1818:33-41 pubmed publisher
    ..1 two-pore-domain K(+) channels that exhibit structural and functional properties largely similar to human K(2P)10.1. We conclude that the zebrafish represents a valid model to study K(2P)10.1 function in vivo. ..
  2. Christensen A, Chatelain F, Huttner I, Olesen M, Soka M, Feliciangeli S, et al. The two-pore domain potassium channel, TWIK-1, has a role in the regulation of heart rate and atrial size. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2016;97:24-35 pubmed publisher
    ..cardiac effects of TWIK-1 deficiency, we studied zebrafish embryos after knockdown of the two KCNK1 orthologues, kcnk1a and kcnk1b. Knockdown of kcnk1a or kcnk1b individually caused bradycardia and atrial dilation (p<0.001 vs...