Overview of the 8th UK Gap Junction meeting - 5th December 2014

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The 8th UK Gap Junction meeting was held in Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) on 5th December 2014. Emeritus Professor Howard Evans presented an overview of 50 years of gap junction research whereas Dr Brant Isakson, University of Virginia, discussed the intriguing role of recently identified pannexin proteins in endothelial function. Forty-five delegates from across the U.K. and the Europe attended the day with 12 talks from young researchers and five posters. This issue of biochemical transactions provides an overview of the highlights of the work discussed throughout the day.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)447-449
Number of pages3
JournalBiochemical Society Transactions
Issue number3
Early online date1 Jun 2015
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2015


  • Connexin
  • Gap junction
  • Pannexin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry


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