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Term:ryanodine receptor complex
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Definition:A voltage-gated calcium-release channel complex of the sarcoplasmic or endoplasmic reticulum. It plays an important role in the excitation-contraction (E-C) coupling of muscle cells. RyR comprises a family of ryanodine receptors, widely expressed throughout the animal kingdom.
Comment:An example of this is RyR1 in rabbit (P11716) in PMID:2550460 (inferred from electron microscopy).
Synonyms:related_synonym: RyR

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  cellular_component 12158
    protein-containing complex 3866
      endoplasmic reticulum protein-containing complex 102
        ryanodine receptor complex 0
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  cellular_component 12158
    cellular anatomical entity 12017
      membrane 4804
        intrinsic component of membrane 1340
          integral component of membrane 1224
            transmembrane transporter complex 274
              ion channel complex 213
                cation channel complex 186
                  calcium channel complex 51
                    voltage-gated calcium channel complex 31
                      ryanodine receptor complex 0
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