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Keyword - Voltage-gated potassium channel impairing toxin (KW-1220)

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Definition

Protein which interferes with the function of voltage-gated potassium channels (Kv) which are membrane proteins forming a channel in a biological membrane selectively permeable to potassium ions and open in response to a change in membrane potential. They are mostly found in scorpion and spider venoms.

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