Na,K-ATPase & related Cation Pumps:
Structures, Mechanisms, & Diseases

Abstract Instructions

  • ABSTRACTS for poster sessions related to the Symposium's theme or on any topic in the field of general physiology are invited. More than one abstract may be submitted. Abstracts from nonmembers must be sponsored by a member of the Society (contact David Gadsby at if you need a sponsor). A member may sponsor more than one abstract.

  • ABSTRACTS MUST BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY as e-mail attachments; do not submit hard copy. Include the name, phone number, and e-mail address of the Corresponding Author with your abstract.

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  • DEADLINE for receipt of abstracts is April 15. Abstracts received by this date will be published in the July 2005 Journal of General Physiology. Late abstracts will be accepted until August 15, but they will not be published and will not be eligible for the Poster Competition. The submission of an abstract does not register you for the meeting or for the Poster Competition; you must complete the appropriate forms.



  • On the Nature and Location of the pH Sensor in the Streptomyces K+ Channel. LUIS G. CUELLO and EDUARDO PEROZO, Department of Molecular Physiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia (Sponsor: Fred E. Newman). The potassium channel from Streptomyces lividans KcsA exhibits a characteristic increase in channel activity at acidic pH (Cuello et al. 1998. Biochemistry. 10:3229-3238). Recent studies have shown that . . . [Supported by NIH grant GM54690.]


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