KV7 potassium channels: a new therapeutic target in smooth muscle disorders

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KV7 potassium channels : a new therapeutic target in smooth muscle disorders. / Stott, Jennifer B; Jepps, Thomas Andrew; Greenwood, Iain A.

In: Drug Discovery Today, Vol. 19, No. 4, 12.12.2014, p. 413-424.

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Stott, JB, Jepps, TA & Greenwood, IA 2014, 'KV7 potassium channels: a new therapeutic target in smooth muscle disorders', Drug Discovery Today, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 413-424. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drudis.2013.12.003

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Stott, J. B., Jepps, T. A., & Greenwood, I. A. (2014). KV7 potassium channels: a new therapeutic target in smooth muscle disorders. Drug Discovery Today, 19(4), 413-424. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drudis.2013.12.003

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Stott JB, Jepps TA, Greenwood IA. KV7 potassium channels: a new therapeutic target in smooth muscle disorders. Drug Discovery Today. 2014 Dec 12;19(4):413-424. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drudis.2013.12.003

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Stott, Jennifer B ; Jepps, Thomas Andrew ; Greenwood, Iain A. / KV7 potassium channels : a new therapeutic target in smooth muscle disorders. In: Drug Discovery Today. 2014 ; Vol. 19, No. 4. pp. 413-424.

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