Write an essay differentiating between the opening of a ligand-gated ion channel and a voltage-sensitive ion channel.

Topic: Ligand-gated and Voltage Sensitive ion channels

Discussion Prompt
Differentiate between the opening of a ligand-gated ion channel and a voltage-sensitive ion
channel.

Discussion Peer/Participation Prompt
Respond to at least 2 of your peer’s posts with substantive comments using the following
steps:
Substantive comments add to the discussion and provide your fellow students with information
that will enhance the learning environment.
References and citations should conform to APA standards.

Remember: respect the opinions of others, even if their views differ. In other words,
disagree professionally and respectfully.
Plagiarism is never acceptable – give credit when credit is due – cite your sources

Write an essay differentiating between the opening of a ligand-gated ion channel and a voltage-sensitive ion channel.