Transient receptor potential

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Structure of Transient Receptor Potential channel. Source: Toxins. 2018, 10(8), 326; doi: 10.3390/toxins10080326 License: CC-BY-4.0

Transient Receptor Potential or TRP refers to a large family of ion channels.[1][2]

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ME/CFS[edit | edit source]

TRPM3, from the transient receptor potential melastatin group of channels, has been identified as a potential biomarker for ME/CFS.

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  1. Talavera, Karel; Meseguer, Victor M.; Alpizar, Yeranddy A.; Boonen, Brett (Aug 2018). "TRP Channels as Sensors of Bacterial Endotoxins". Toxins. 10 (8): 326. doi:10.3390/toxins10080326. 
  2. Dietrich, Alexander (May 2019). "Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) Channels in Health and Disease". Cells. 8 (5): 413. doi:10.3390/cells8050413. 

ME/CFS - An acronym that combines myalgic encephalomyelitis with chronic fatigue syndrome. Sometimes they are combined because people have trouble distinguishing one from the other. Sometimes they are combined because people see them as synonyms of each other.

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