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CF is characterized by a defect in the chloride channel of human cells known as the "cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator," or CFTR, which is caused by a mutation of the CFTR gene.
The glutamate-gated chloride channel (GluCl) is a member of the "Cys-loop" superfamily of ligand-gated ion channels.
Researchers from UCSF, Johns Hopkins University and Duke University have demonstrated that a specific calcium-activated chloride channel holds valuable clues to reducing two biological processes that contribute to the severity of asthma.
This article focuses on one of the major problems in cystic fibrosis, a membrane-based protein known as the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), a chloride channel in epithelial cells.
A] receptors to induce chloride channel opening, and modulate pentobarbital-induced pharmacological properties like a GABA receptors agonist.
Labeling for Amitiza, a chloride channel activator, states that efficacy was not demonstrated conclusively in men.
AMITIZA, which is discovered by Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, is the world's first selective chloride channel activator indicated for treating chronic idiopathic constipation.
It has been unclear how the gene associated with cystic fibrosis, CFTR, which acts as a chloride channel and a regulator of the sodium channel, causes lung disease," notes Marcus Mall, assistant professor in the School of Medicine.