TRP ion channel
Hibernating Rodents Feel Less Cold
Abby Olena | Dec 19, 2017
Syrian hamsters and thirteen-lined ground squirrels are tolerant of chilly temperatures, thanks to amino acid changes in a cold-responsive ion channel. 
Cool Genes
Kate Yandell | Jul 1, 2013
A thermosensitive ion channel helps C. elegans live longer at cold temperatures.