Voltage-gated channels

Action potentials, and biophysics of voltage-gated ion channels. Speaker: Carl Petersen

By EPFL
Published Feb, 2016

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Topics covered:

  • Non-linear, voltage-dependent conductances
  • Voltage gating mechanisms
  • Voltage-dependent sodium and potassium channels
  • Sample calculations on single channel conductance, 'explosive' depolarizing sodium conductance, and stabilizing potassium conductance