Nomenclature: K2P6.1

Family: Two-P potassium channels

Annotation status:  image of a grey circle Awaiting annotation/under development. Please contact us if you can help with annotation. 

Contents

Gene and Protein Information
Species TM P Loops AA Chromosomal Location Gene Symbol Gene Name Reference
Human 4 0 313 19q13.1 KCNK6 potassium channel, subfamily K, member 6 1-2
Mouse 4 0 313 7 B1 Kcnk6 potassium inwardly-rectifying channel, subfamily K, member 6
Rat 4 0 313 1q21 Kcnk6 potassium channel, subfamily K, member 6
Previous and Unofficial Names
KCNK6
TWIK-2
TOSS
K2P6.1
Twik2
potassium channel subfamily K member 6 (TWIK-2)
potassium channel, subfamily K, member 6
potassium channel, subfamily K, member 6 (TWIK-2)
potassium inwardly-rectifying channel, subfamily K, member 6
D7Ertd764e
Database Links
DrugBank Target
Ensembl Gene
Entrez Gene
GeneCards
GenitoUrinary Development Molecular Anatomy Project
HomoloGene
Human Protein Reference Database
InterPro
KEGG Gene
OMIM
PharmGKB Gene
PhosphoSitePlus
Protein Ontology (PRO)
RefSeq Nucleotide
RefSeq Protein
TreeFam
UniGene Hs.
UniProtKB
Wikipedia
Functional Characteristics
Background current

REFERENCES

1. Gray AT, Kindler CH, Sampson ER, Yost CS. (1999) Assignment of KCNK6 encoding the human weak inward rectifier potassium channel TWIK-2 to chromosome band 19q13.1 by radiation hybrid mapping. Cytogenet. Cell Genet.84 (3-4): 190-1. [PMID:10393428]

2. Pountney DJ, Gulkarov I, Vega-Saenz de Miera E, Holmes D, Saganich M, Rudy B, Artman M, Coetzee WA. (1999) Identification and cloning of TWIK-originated similarity sequence (TOSS): a novel human 2-pore K+ channel principal subunit. FEBS Lett.450 (3): 191-6. [PMID:10359073]

To cite this database page, please use the following:

Leigh Daniel Plant, Douglas A. Bayliss, Donghee Kim, Florian Lesage, Steve A.N. Goldstein.
Two-P potassium channels: K2P6.1. Last modified on 31/01/2014. Accessed on 31/10/2014. IUPHAR database (IUPHAR-DB), http://www.iuphar-db.org/DATABASE/ObjectDisplayForward?objectId=518.

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