In neurons voltage-dependent potassium channels are key determinants of the resting membrane potential and of membrane excitability, conditioning the frequency, and shape of action potential.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures. Not for resale without express authorization.
Protein Aliases: FLJ41162; FLJ42249; FLJ43491; Krc2 1; MGC129855; NGK2; Potassium channel gene 1 (alternative splicing product described in Luneau et al 1991); potassium channel, voltage gated Shaw related subfamily C, member 1; potassium voltage gated channel, Shaw-related subfamily, member 1; Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily C member 1; RAW2; voltage-gated potassium channel protein KV3.1; Voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv3.1; Voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv4
Gene Aliases: C230009H10Rik; EPM7; KCNC1; Kcr2-1; KShIIIB; KV3.1; KV4; NGK2; NGK2-KV4; Shaw
Molecular Function: voltage-gated ion channel