Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor ( Bdnf ) and the Dentate Gyrus Mossy Fibers : Implications for Epilepsy

In the last decade, one of the most avidly studied compounds in the central nervous system (CNS) has been the neurotrophin BDNF. Although historically it had been studied in the context of development, where it plays numerous critical roles, more recent studies have shown striking actions on a number of pathways and processes that are critical for normal… CONTINUE READING