[Synaptic plasticity and gene products].

  title={[Synaptic plasticity and gene products].},
  author={Yuko Sekino and Yasuhiro Kuroda},
  journal={Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine},
  volume={50 11},
Synaptic plasticity is thought to be the basic mechanism underlying learning and memory. The cellular mechanisms underlying synaptic plasticity have been extensively investigated in invertebrates and in vertebrates. What is the nature of synaptic plasticity? Can genes and gene products regulate plasticity? If so, how? The behavioral sensitization of the… CONTINUE READING