Short Term Synaptic Plasticity Across Multiple Electrosensory Maps in the Weakly Electric Fish Apteronotus leptorhynchus

  title={Short Term Synaptic Plasticity Across Multiple Electrosensory Maps in the Weakly Electric Fish Apteronotus leptorhynchus},
  author={Gerri Mileva},
The electrosensory lateral line lobe (ELL) is the first order electrosensory processing station in the brain of the electric fish Apteronotus leptorhynchus, and is the only nucleus to receive input f rom electroreceptors on the skin. The ELL is subdivided into three maps: the centromedial segment (CMS), centrolateral segment (CLS), and lateral segment (LS) which receive input f rom tuberous electroreceptors processing high frequency signals. Two feedback pathways f rom higher order nuclei, the… 

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