Mechanically Gated Channels and their Regulation

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5072-2 (Print) 978-94-007-5073-9 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-1

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    Pages 1-33

    Force from Lipids: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Study Bacterial Mechanosensitive Ion Channels

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    Pages 35-68

    Mechanosensitive K2P channels, TREKking through the autonomic nervous system

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    Pages 69-102

    TRPV1 in Cell Signaling: Molecular Mechanisms of Function and Modulation

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    Pages 103-157

    The Molecular Mechanism of Multifunctional Mechano-Gated Channel TRPV4

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    Pages 159-187

    Mechanical Stretch and Intermediate-Conductance Ca2+-Activated K+ Channels in Arterial Smooth Muscle Cells

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    Pages 189-213

    Sensing Mechanism of Stretch Activated Ion Channels

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    Pages 215-244

    Ion Channels in Cardiac Fibroblasts: Link to Mechanically Gated Channels and their Regulation

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    Pages 245-262

    The Role of Nitric Oxide in the Regulation of Ion Channels in the Cardiomyocytes: Link to Mechanically Gated Channels

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    Pages 263-279

    The Role of Ion Channels in Cellular Mechanotransduction of Hydrostatic Pressure

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    Pages 281-301

    Lipid-Mediated Mechanisms Involved in the Mechanical Activation of TRPC6 and TRPV4 Channels in the Vascular Tone Regulation

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    Pages 303-325

    Stretch Effects on Atrial Conduction: A Potential Contributor to Arrhythmogenesis

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    Pages 327-365

    Early Activation of Intracellular Signals after Myocardial Stretch: Anrep Effect, Myocardial Hypertrophy and Heart Failure

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    Pages 367-378

    Recent Aspects of Angiotensin II Action in the Heart. Implications for Myocardial Ischemia and Heart Failure

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    Pages 379-404

    Mechanosensitivity of Pancreatic β-cells, Adipocytes, and Skeletal Muscle Cells: The Therapeutic Targets of Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 405-426

    The Role of the Primary Cilium in Chondrocyte Response to Mechanical Loading

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 420-420