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8.B.38.  The Conotoxin J (CTx J) Family

This family consists of conotoxins of about 60 - 80 aas with one or sometimes two putative TMSs.

References associated with 8.B.38 family:

Imperial, J.S., P.S. Bansal, P.F. Alewood, N.L. Daly, D.J. Craik, A. Sporning, H. Terlau, E. López-Vera, P.K. Bandyopadhyay, and B.M. Olivera. (2006). A novel conotoxin inhibitor of Kv1.6 channel and nAChR subtypes defines a new superfamily of conotoxins. Biochemistry 45: 8331-8340. 16819832