GABA and calcium

sturla at sturla at
Sat Apr 29 13:41:17 EST 2000

On 28 Apr 2000 16:57:13 GMT, schreiber at (Kai Schreiber)

>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.

This is what I recall too (although I may be mistaken). Cloride influx
will also cause magnesium ions to close the NMDA-R channels.

Sturla Molden

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