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… (More)
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2013
2013
Parkinson's disease is usually characterized as a movement disorder; however, cognitive abilities that are dependent on the… (More)
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2006
2006
Disrupted-In-Schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) is one of two genes that straddle the chromosome 1 breakpoint of a translocation associated… (More)
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2005
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2005
The medial amygdala is important in social behaviors, many of which differ between males and females. The posterodorsal… (More)
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2004
2004
Ts65Dn mice are partially trisomic for the distal region of MMU16, which is homologous with the obligate segment of HSA21… (More)
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2003
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2003
Synaptic plasticity requires an activity-dependent, rapid, and long-lasting modification of synaptic character, including… (More)
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2002
2002
Prenatal protein malnutrition has deleterious effects on hippocampal structure and function that likely result from decreased… (More)
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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… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Afferents to the prefrontal cortex (PFC) from the hippocampal formation and from midbrain dopamine (DA) neurons have been… (More)
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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… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Tyrosine hydroxylase-immunoreactive fibres in the rat neostriatum were studied in the electron microscope in order to determine… (More)
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