atp-sensitive potassium channel complex Gene Set

Dataset GO Cellular Component Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type cellular component
Description A protein complex that comprises four pore-forming (Kir6.x) and four regulatory sulphonylurea receptor (SURx) subunits and forms a transmembrane channel through which ions may pass. The opening and closing of the channel is regulated by ATP: binding of ATP to the Kir6.2 subunit inhibits channel activity, whereas binding of Mg2+-complexed ATP or ADP to the SUR1 subunit stimulates channel activity. (Gene Ontology, GO_0008282)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0008282
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3 proteins localized to the atp-sensitive potassium channel complex cellular component from the curated GO Cellular Component Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ABCC9 ATP-binding cassette, sub-family C (CFTR/MRP), member 9
KCNJ11 potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J, member 11
KCNJ8 potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J, member 8