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004 Ion Channels: The Proteins in the Membrane of Neurons


There are 4 important classes of proteins in the membrane of neurons: Passive/Leakage ion channels, Sodium-Potassium pumps, Voltage-gated ion channels, and Ligand-gated ion channels. In order to understand how the neurons functions, we have to understand how those channels work. Watch the following video to learn about these proteins.


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