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Keyword - Chloride channel impairing toxin (KW-1265)

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Protein which interferes with the function of chloride channels which are membrane proteins forming a channel in a biological membrane selectively permeable to chloride ions. Chloride channels include voltage-gated chloride channels (ClC), ionotropic GABA receptors (ligand-gated ion channels activated by GABA) and CFTR ion channels (ABC transporter-class ion channels). Toxins that target these channels are found in venom of several species including scorpions and snakes.


  • Chloride anion channel inhibitor
  • Chloride ion channel inhibitor
  • Cl- channel inhibitor


Molecular function


ToxinChloride channel impairing toxinIon channel impairing toxinMolecular function
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