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Asymmetrical synapse

Known as: Gray type I synapse, asymmetric synapse 
A type of synapse occurring between an axon and a dendritic spine or dendritic shaft. Asymmetric synapses, the most abundant synapse type in the… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Disrupted-In-Schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) is one of two genes that straddle the chromosome 1 breakpoint of a translocation associated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The medial amygdala is important in social behaviors, many of which differ between males and females. The posterodorsal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ts65Dn mice are partially trisomic for the distal region of MMU16, which is homologous with the obligate segment of HSA21… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Synaptic plasticity requires an activity-dependent, rapid, and long-lasting modification of synaptic character, including… Expand
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2002
2002
Prenatal protein malnutrition has deleterious effects on hippocampal structure and function that likely result from decreased… Expand
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Synapse loss has been found to be the major correlate of cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease (AD), and prefrontal… Expand
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2001
2001
The cellular and subcellular localization of muscarinic receptor proteins m1 and m2 was examined in the neostriatum of macaque… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Afferents to the prefrontal cortex (PFC) from the hippocampal formation and from midbrain dopamine (DA) neurons have been… Expand
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1994
1994
Spiny stellate neurons of area 17 of the cat's visual cortex were physiologically characterised and injected intracellularly with… Expand
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1991
1991
1. We used anatomical methods to examine whether the geniculocortical afferent input to dendritic spines could be gated or… Expand
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