Environment and brain plasticity: towards an endogenous pharmacotherapy.

@article{Sale2014EnvironmentAB,
  title={Environment and brain plasticity: towards an endogenous pharmacotherapy.},
  author={Alessandro Sale and N. Berardi and L. Maffei},
  journal={Physiological reviews},
  year={2014},
  volume={94 1},
  pages={
          189-234
        }
}
Brain plasticity refers to the remarkable property of cerebral neurons to change their structure and function in response to experience, a fundamental theoretical theme in the field of basic research and a major focus for neural rehabilitation following brain disease. While much of the early work on this topic was based on deprivation approaches relying on sensory experience reduction procedures, major advances have been recently obtained using the conceptually opposite paradigm of… Expand

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