Ringing changes to the 'bell-shaped curve'

Bootman, Martin D. and Lipp, Peter (1999). Ringing changes to the 'bell-shaped curve'. Current biology, 9(23) R876-R878.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0960-9822(00)80072-X


The 'bell-shaped' curve relating cytosolic Ca2+ concentration to IP3 receptor activation is considered important in the generation of the complex Ca2+ signals seen inside many cells. But recent findings suggest this bimodal relationship is not always evident and may not apply to some IP3 receptor isoforms.

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