T cell membrane resting potential

Range ~ -50 mV
Organism vertebrates
Reference Cahalan MD, Wulff H, Chandy KG. Molecular properties and physiological roles of ion channels in the immune system. J Clin Immunol. 2001 Jul21(4):235-52. p.235 right column top paragraphPubMed ID11506193
Comments "...specific types of selective channels are characterized according to their gating mechanisms—how they can be opened and closed. For example, voltage-dependent channels are activated by depolarization of the membrane potential from its normal resting level (about -50 mV in T cells)."
Entered by Uri M
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