Cryo-EM reveals ‘crown-like’ structure of protein responsible for regulating blood flow

Called TRPM4, this protein is found in tissues throughout the body, including the brain, heart, kidney, colon and intestines, where it plays a major role in regulating blood flow via blood vessel constriction as well as setting the heart’s rhythm and moderating immune responses.

Read more: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/12/171206162300.htm

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