NEURON mod files from the paper:
Miceli et al, Genotype–phenotype correlations in neonatal epilepsies caused by mutations in the voltage sensor of Kv7.2 potassium channel subunits, PNAS 2013 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print]
In this paper, functional studies revealed that in homomeric or heteromeric configuration with KV7.2 and/or KV7.3 subunits, R213W and
R213Q mutations markedly destabilized the open state, causing a dramatic decrease in channel voltage sensitivity.
Modeling these channels in CA1 hippocampal pyramidal cells revealed that both mutations increased cell firing frequency,
with the R213Q mutation prompting more dramatic functional changes compared with the R213W mutation.
Miceli F, Soldovieri MV, Ambrosino P, Barrese V, Migliore M, Cilio MR, Taglialatela M (2013) Genotype-phenotype correlations in neonatal epilepsies caused by mutations in the voltage sensor of K(v)7.2 potassium channel subunits. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:4386-91 [PubMed]