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22.01.2021 - A deep-dive into Piezo1

Piezo1

Members:
Piezo1 and Piezo2 in vertebrates, encoded by PIEZO1 and PIEZO2 genes, respectively.

Topology:
Piezo 1 is a trimeric mechanosensitive ion channel. Piezos are very large proteins with numerous (>14) predicted transmembrane (TM) domains per subunit.

Regulation and Function:
Piezo1 opens in response to mechanical stimuli such as shear stress and membrane stretch, allowing positively charged ions, including calcium, to flow into the cell.


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