GABAA Receptor Evolution

Cross references:     GABA    GABA Gate    GABA Metabotropic Receptor   
Transmembrane Transport in General
Ion Channels  
Ligand-gated Ion Channel   

GABA Uptake by a Bacterial System... (PubMed) 
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The role of GABA in organisms lacking nervous tissue is not known. This report describes, in a strain of Pseudomonas fluorescens, a GABA uptake system with binding characteristics like those of the GABA (type A) brain receptor.


Early Evolution of Ionotropic GABA Receptors and Selective Regimes Acting on the Mammalian-Specific Theta and Epsilon Subunits   

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