Medical Definition of Sodium-calcium exchanger

1. An electrogenic ion exchange protein that maintains a steady level of calcium by removing an amount of calcium equal to that which enters the cells. It is widely distributed in most excitable membranes, including the brain and heart. (12 Dec 1998)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Sodium-calcium Exchanger

soddy
soddyite
sodger
sodgers
sodian
sodic
sodicanthophyllite
sodicgedrite
sodicities
sodicity
sodiferous
sodio-
sodium
sodium-23
sodium-24
sodium-calcium exchanger (current term)
sodium-cooled
sodium-hydrogen antiporter
sodium-responsive periodic paralysis
sodium-translocating NADH-quinone reductase
sodium-vapor lamp
sodium-vapour lamp
sodium ATPase
sodium acetate
sodium acid citrate
sodium acid phosphate
sodium alginate

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