Voltage-gated Potassium (KV) Channels

Supporting information

Voltage-gated potassium channels (KV) belong to the 6-TM family of potassium channel that also comprises the Ca2+-activated Slo (actually 7-TM) and the Ca2+-activated SK subfamilies. The pore-forming α-subunits contain a single pore-forming region and combine to form tetramers. Heteromeric channels can be formed within subfamilies e.g. KV1.1 with KV1.2 and KCNQ2 with KCNQ3.

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Gene Species Gene Symbol Gene Accession No. Protein Accession No.
KV1.1 (Shaker-related) Human KCNA1 NM_000217 Q09470
Mouse Kcna1 NM_010595 P16388
Rat Kcna1 NM_173095 P10499
KV1.2 (Shaker-related) Human KCNA2 NM_004974 P16389
Mouse Kcna2 NM_008425 P35561
Rat Kcna2 NM_012970 P63142
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