Experts and Doctors on cell size in Salzburg, Austria
Locale: Salzburg, Austria
Topic: cell size
Jakab M, Schmidt S, Grundbichler M, Paulmichl M, Hermann A, Weiger T, et al. Hypotonicity and ethanol modulate BK channel activity and chloride currents in GH4/C1 pituitary tumour cells. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2006;187:51-9 pubmed
..The hypotonicity-induced BK channel activation can also be observed in cell free outside-out patches. Hypotonicity, but not ethanol leads to the activation of Cl- channels with features of Ca2+-activated Cl- currents. ..
Heeren G, Rinnerthaler M, Laun P, von Seyerl P, Kössler S, Klinger H, et al. The mitochondrial ribosomal protein of the large subunit, Afo1p, determines cellular longevity through mitochondrial back-signaling via TOR1. Aging (Albany NY). 2009;1:622-36 pubmed
..AFO1/MRPL25 function establishes a new connection between mitochondria, metabolism and aging. ..