KCND2 - Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily D member 2 - human protein (Function)
 
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KCND2 »  Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily D member 2
 
Protein also known as:  Voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv4.2.
Gene name:  KCND2
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Overview 
Pore-forming (alpha) subunit of voltage-gated rapidly inactivating A-type potassium channels. May contribute to I(To) current in heart and I(Sa) current in neurons. Channel properties are modulated by interactions with other alpha subunits and with regulatory subunits.  
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  • CuratedUniProtKB
According to TCDB this is a transporter from family:
the voltage-gated ion channel (vic) superfamily  1.A.1.2.5  
GO molecular function 
A-type (transient outward) potassium channel activitydefinition[GO:0005250] silver  
  • IBARefGenome
Not  Delayed rectifier potassium channel activitydefinition[GO:0005251] silver  
  • IBARefGenome
Metal ion bindingdefinition[GO:0046872]  
  • IEAUniProtKB KW
Protein bindingdefinition[GO:0005515]  
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  • IPIIntAct
  • IPIUniProtKB
Voltage-gated potassium channel activitydefinition[GO:0005249]  
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  • NASUniProtKB
GO biological process 
Action potentialdefinition[GO:0001508]  
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  • TASUniProtKB
Protein homooligomerizationdefinition[GO:0051260] silver  
  • IEAInterPro 2 GO
Synaptic transmissiondefinition[GO:0007268]  
1
  • TASUniProtKB
Pathways 
According to Reactome, this protein belongs to the following pathway:
Neuronal System  REACT_13685  
 

Keywords

Biological process 
Ion transport  definition   [KW-0406]
Potassium transport  definition   [KW-0633]
Transport  definition   [KW-0813]
Molecular function 
Ion channel  definition   [KW-0407]
Potassium channel  definition   [KW-0631]
Voltage-gated channel  definition   [KW-0851]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

GeneWiki: KCND2
GenomeRNAi: 3751
PRO: PR:Q9NZV8