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deprecated Ligand-Gated Ion Channel database


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This record was deprecated on Dec. 30, 2016 for the following reason(s): The database has been official frozen and no longer being actively maintained.

The Ligand-Gated Ion Channel database provides nucleic and proteic sequences of the subunits of ligand-gated ion channels. The database can be used to generate multiple sequence alignments from selected subunits, and gives the atomic coordinates of subunits, or portion of subunits, where available.

How to cite this record LGICdb; Ligand-Gated Ion Channel database; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 11, 2020, 8:26 p.m.; Last accessed: Dec 07 2021 8:44 p.m.

Record updated: Feb. 11, 2020, 8:25 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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The Ligand Gated Ion Channel Database.

Le Novère N., Changeux JP.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 1999

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LGICdb: a manually curated sequence database after the genomes.

Donizelli M,Djite MA,Le Novere N
Nucleic Acids Res 2005

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LGICdb: the ligand-gated ion channel database.

Le Novere N,Changeux JP
Nucleic Acids Res 2000

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