A review of Handbook of Ion Channels, by Jie Zheng and Matthew C. Trudeau

McClintock, Peter Vaughan Elsmere and Kaufman, Igor Khaimovich (2018) A review of Handbook of Ion Channels, by Jie Zheng and Matthew C. Trudeau. Contemporary Physics, 59 (3). pp. 305-307. ISSN 0010-7514

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Just lifting a finger involves the coordinated opening and closing of billions of ion channels. These natural nanotubes play an essential role in the physiology of all living creatures, from bacteria to humans [1, 2]. By providing for the exchange of ions across cellular membranes, they control a vast range of biological processes, and their dysfunction leads to numerous diseases.

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Contemporary Physics
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This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Contemporary Physics on 16 May 2018, available online: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00107514.2018.1464063
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