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Ion channels are membrane proteins that control cell electrical signals in response to a variety of physical and chemical stimuli. We study how stimuli are perceived and transduced at the molecular level in order to understand common gating principles in voltage-gated and ligand-gated channels.


Foto docente  Anna Moroni

Full Professor in Plant Physiology

Email: anna.moroni@unimi.it

Phones: +39 02 503 14826

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Main topics of the group:

  • Gating mechanisms in HCN channels
  • Viral K+ channels
  • Engineering of synthetic ion channels


Foto docente  Andrea Saponaro

Assistant Professor in Plant Physiology

Email: andrea.saponaro@unimi.it

Phones: +39 02 503 14828

Address: room 405, 4th floor, tower C

Thesis available: Ask the teacher

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