GABA and calcium

Kai Schreiber schreiber at genista.de
Fri Apr 28 11:57:13 EST 2000


johnhkm at netsprintXXXX.net.au (John H.) wrote in  
<8e3suu$18uq$1 at news1.wire.net.au>:

>Can anyone give me some ideas on how GABA inhibits Ca2+ influx???
>Particularly in the hippocampus?
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>John H.
>Remove 4x in reply.
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I'm not sure on this and whether that's what you're looking for, but as for 
as I recall, GABA opens Cl- channels that precent tghe voltage gated Ca2+ 
channels from opening but fixing the membrane potential.

HTH, IMHO and so on
Kai




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