A channel protein that has ion channel activity. An ion channel enables the facilitated diffusion of an ion (by an energy-independent process) by passage through a transmembrane aqueous pore or channel without evidence for a carrier-mediated mechanism. [ IUPHARfam:689 PRO:XQ ]

Synonyms: fam:ion_chan

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  • IUPHARfam:689
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Category=family.

id

PR:000049983

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