Na,K-ATPase and Related Cation Pumps

Edited by Edited by Peter Leth Jørgensen (Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark), Steven J.D. Karlish (Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel), and Arvid B. Maunsbach (Aarhus University, Denmark)
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Na,K-ATPase and Related Cation Pumps

Published: May 2003

Volume 986

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This volume focuses on recent research on the structure, molecular mechanisms, physiological regulation, and involvement in disease of Na,K-ATPase and other members of the family of cation pumps. Prominent members of this family include gastric H,K-ATPase, Ca-ATPase of sarcoplasmic and endoplasmic reticulum, plasma membrane Ca-ATPase, and plasma membrane of H-ATPase of fungi and higher plants, as well as heavy metal pumps. The volume includes details of the first high-resolution structure ever obtained of a P-type pump, the sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca-ATPase; this structure has great predictive power relative to all P-type pumps.