PubMed 12045730

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Automatically associated channels: Cav2.1

Title: Calcium channel mutations and migraine.

Authors: Esther E Kors, Arn M J M Van Den Maagdenberg, Jaap J Plomp, Rune R Frants, Michel D Ferrari

Journal, date & volume: Curr. Opin. Neurol., 2002 Jun , 15, 311-6

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An increasing number of mutations in the CACNA1A gene have been identified, which are associated with a broad clinical spectrum, including familial hemiplegic migraine. Transfection studies and mouse model analyses are currently being undertaken to study the correlation between CACNA1A mutations and disease.