Mechanosensation

Touch at the molecular level

Jaime García-Añoveros*, David P. Corey

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Abstract

The cloning of genes needed for gentle-touch sensitivity in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans has provided new molecular details about a proposed mechanosensory ion channel complex.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)541-543
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume6
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996

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Cloning
touch (sensation)
Caenorhabditis elegans
Touch
ion channels
Ion Channels
Organism Cloning
molecular cloning
Genes
Nematoda

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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García-Añoveros, Jaime ; Corey, David P. / Mechanosensation : Touch at the molecular level. In: Current Biology. 1996 ; Vol. 6, No. 5. pp. 541-543.
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