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potassium voltage-gated channel, shaker-related subfamily, member 6
Symbols KCNA6; HBK2; FLJ25134
External IDs OMIM176257 MGI96663 HomoloGene1684 IUPHAR: Kv1.6 GeneCards: KCNA6 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 3742 16494
Ensembl ENSG00000151079 ENSMUSG00000038077
UniProt P17658 Q61923
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_002235 NM_013568
RefSeq (protein) NP_002226 NP_038596
Location (UCSC) Chr 12:
4.79 - 4.79 Mb
Chr 6:
126.66 - 126.69 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily A member 6 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KCNA6 gene.[1][1] The protein encoded by this gene is a voltage-gated potassium channel subunit.


  1. ^ a b Gutman GA, Chandy KG, Grissmer S, Lazdunski M, McKinnon D, Pardo LA, Robertson GA, Rudy B, Sanguinetti MC, Stuhmer W, Wang X (Dec 2005). "International Union of Pharmacology. LIII. Nomenclature and molecular relationships of voltage-gated potassium channels". Pharmacol Rev 57 (4): 473-508. doi:10.1124/pr.57.4.10. PMID 16382104.  

Further reading

  • Albrecht B, Weber K, Pongs O (1995). "Characterization of a voltage-activated K-channel gene cluster on human chromosome 12p13.". Recept. Channels 3 (3): 213-20. PMID 8821794.  
  • Tan KM, Lennon VA, Klein CJ, et al. (2008). "Clinical spectrum of voltage-gated potassium channel autoimmunity.". Neurology 70 (20): 1883-90. doi:10.1212/01.wnl.0000312275.04260.a0. PMID 18474843.  
  • Grupe A, Schröter KH, Ruppersberg JP, et al. (1990). "Cloning and expression of a human voltage-gated potassium channel. A novel member of the RCK potassium channel family.". EMBO J. 9 (6): 1749-56. PMID 2347305.  
  • Yusifov T, Savalli N, Gandhi CS, et al. (2008). "The RCK2 domain of the human BKCa channel is a calcium sensor.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 105 (1): 376-81. doi:10.1073/pnas.0705261105. PMID 18162557.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2002). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899-903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121-7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  

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