kcnk2a

Summary

Gene Symbol: kcnk2a
Description: potassium channel, subfamily K, member 2a
Alias: trek-1, potassium channel subfamily K member 2, kcnk2
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. Loganathan K, Moriya S, Sivalingam M, Ng K, Parhar I. Sequence and localization of kcnk10a in the brain of adult zebrafish (Danio rerio). J Chem Neuroanat. 2017;86:92-99 pubmed publisher
    ..two pore domains and four transmembrane regions and was higher similarity to zebrafish Kcnk10b than zebrafish Kcnk2a and 2b. kcnk10a mRNA was widely distributed in the brain such as the preoptic area, hypothalamus and the midbrain...