Expression and isolation of the ankyrin repeat domains of TRPV1 and TRVP2

Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) channels are sensory transducers for unicellular and multicellular organisms. TRPV1 and TRPV2 are nociceptors and heat sensors. They are involved in anything from itch and asthma to chronic pain and noxious heat. TRPV1 is activated by heat (≥43°C), low pH (≤5.9), a...

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Author: Mariana E. Melendez-Diaz
Degree Work Type: Thesis (M.S.)
Institution: Villanova University
Format: Degree Work
Language: English
Published: 2008
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