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Table 3 Expression pattern of connexin and pannexin isoforms in red blood cells (RBCs) and platelets. ‘no’ indicates that a protein has yet to be identified in those cells

From: Pannexin channel and connexin hemichannel expression in vascular function and inflammation

Protein RBCs Platelets References
Cx32 no low levels [147]
Cx37 no yes [146, 147]
Cx40 no yes [147]
Cx43 no low levels [147]
Panx1 yes yes [139, 140] / [149, 150]
Panx2 no no  
Panx3 no no