IRPC

(redirected from Inwardly rectifying potassium channel)
AcronymDefinition
IRPCImmigration Reception and Processing Centre (Australia)
IRPCInternational Research Promotion Council (Kerala, India)
IRPCIntermediate Risk Prostate Cancer
IRPCInternational Rural Poultry Centre
IRPCInternational Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (maritime law)
IRPCIndoor Radio Propagation Channel
IRPCInwardly Rectifying Potassium Channel (mammalian cell)
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Recent discovery of a novel mutation in the KCNJ18 gene, which codes for an inwardly rectifying potassium channel and is controlled by thyroid hormones, promotes greater influx of potassium into the cells.
ATP] channel present in the pancreatic [beta] cells is an octamer composed of four subunits of sulphonylurea receptor (SUR1) and four subunits of inwardly rectifying potassium channel ([K.
However, other results showed an inhibitory effect of halothane on Gi proteins in human myocardium (24) and supportive research further revealed that volatile anaesthetics including halothane, isoflurane and enflurane in clinical concentrations may also inhibit G protein-coupled inwardly rectifying potassium channels (25).