The Journal of Membrane Biology

, Volume 71, Issue 1–2, pp 11–30 | Cite as

Conduction and selectivity in potassium channels

  • Ramon Latorre
  • Christopher Miller
Topical Review

Key Words

selectivity ion-diffusion channel structure electrical excitation excitable membranes 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ramon Latorre
    • 1
    • 2
  • Christopher Miller
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Physiology and BiophysicsHarvard Medical SchoolBoston
  2. 2.Graduate Department of BiochemistryBrandeis UniversityWaltham

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