Ligand-Gated Channels

Dublin Core

Title

Ligand-Gated Channels

Subject

Ligand-Gated Channels

Description

When the ligand, in this case the neurotransmitter acetylcholine, binds to a specific location on the extracellular surface of the channel protein, the pore opens to allow select ions through. The ions, in this case, are cations of sodium, calcium, and potassium.

Contributor

Cut Rita Zahara

Rights

Creative Commons

Type

Image

Files

Ligand-Gated Channels.jpg

Citation

“Ligand-Gated Channels,” Open Educational Resource (OER) - USK Library, accessed April 18, 2024, http://uilis.usk.ac.id/oer/items/show/1171.