External Resources related to Ion Channels

Here are some ion channel-related resources that you might find useful.

NameWebsiteDescription
Beyond the Ion Channel Blog
http://epilepsygenetics.net/
Beyond the Ion Channel is the official blog of the Genetics Commission of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) where you will find information on genes related to human epilepsies.
Cell Electrophysiology Simulation Environment (CESE)http://cese.sourceforge.net/Cell Electrophysiology Simulation Environment (CESE) is a comprehensive framework specifically designed to perform computational electrophysiological simulations. CESE is useful for simulations of action potentials, individual ionic currents, and changes in ionic concentrations.
Channelpediahttps://channelpedia.epfl.ch/Channelpedia is a web-based freely-accessible information management network and electrophysiology data repository for comprehensive ion channel research
FlyBase - Ion channelshttp://flybase.org/reports/FBgg0000582.htmlFlyBase is a Database of Drosophila Genes & Genomes
HGNC - Ion channelshttps://www.genenames.org/data/genegroup/#!/group/177HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee (HGNC) is the resource for approved human gene nomenclature
IonChannelGenealogy Databasehttps://icg.neurotheory.ox.ac.uk/ICG database provides a comprehensive and quantitative assay of ion channel models currently available in the neuroscientific modeling community, all browsable in interactive visualizations.
IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGYhttps://www.guidetopharmacology.org/IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY is an expert-driven guide to pharmacological targets and the substances that act on them.
Kalium 2.0https://kaliumdb.org/Kalium is a comprehensive database of polypeptide ligands of potassium channels.
KCNH2 Variant Browserhttps://oates.app.vumc.org/vancart/KCNH2/A large curated KCNH2 variant dataset of patient data and in vitro patch clamp data.
Membrane proteins of known 3D structurehttps://blanco.biomol.uci.edu/mpstruc/The database of integral membrane proteins whose crystallographic, or sometimes NMR or cryo-EM, structures have been determined to a resolution sufficient to identify TM helices of helix-bundle membrane proteins (typically 4 - 4.5 Å).
NAChRDBhttps://crocodile.ncbr.muni.cz/Apps/NAChRDB/NAChR-DB is a web-accessible database of structural and functional annotations of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors.
Orientations of Proteins in Membranes (OPM) databasehttps://opm.phar.umich.edu/OPM provides spatial arrangements of membrane proteins with respect to the hydrocarbon core of the lipid bilayer.
SCN5A Variant Browserhttps://oates.app.vumc.org/vancart/SCN5A/A large curated SCN5A variant dataset of patient data and in vitro patch clamp data.
TRIP Database 2.0http://www.trpchannel.org/TRIP Database 2.0 is a manually curated database of protein-protein interactions for mammalian TRP channels