Scientists discover how protein senses touch

A protein first discovered in 2010 is directly responsible for sensing touch, scientists have discovered. Knowledge about this protein, called Piezo 1, could be relevant for designing better pain medications and exploring future therapies for blood disorders, hypertension and more….

A protein first discovered in 2010 is directly responsible for sensing touch, scientists have discovered. Knowledge about this protein, called Piezo 1, could be relevant for designing better pain medications and exploring future therapies for blood disorders, hypertension and more….