channel

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channel

(Avenue), noun arrangement, conduit, course, duct, expedient, facility, forum, instrument, means, medium, method, mode, outlet, passage, path, procedure, process, scheme, set up, strategy, tool, way

channel

(Navigable water), noun body of water, canal, gully, moat, navigable river, navigable stream, stream, trench, trough, water, waterway
Associated concepts: navigable waters of the United States, Navigation Acts
See also: avenue, facility, forum, instrument, instrumentality, medium, outlet, tool
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Suitable for both voltage and ligand gated channels, the NPC-16s only performs experiments whole-cell configuration.
69) This leads to an opening of gated channels that allows an influx of sodium, potassium, and calcium.
Since TRP channels are only distantly related to voltage gated channels and homology among TRP family members is quite low, it is anticipated that specific and selective modulators may be more readily identified in this family than in other ion channel families, limiting the potential for off-target effects, which have plagued other ion channel families.

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