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Dendritic Spines

Known as: dendrites spines, Dendritic Spine, Spine, Dendritic 
A small, membranous protrusion from a dendrite that forms a postsynaptic compartment - typically receiving input from a single presynapse. They… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Voltage-gated calcium channels couple depolarization of the cell-surface membrane to entry of calcium, which triggers secretion… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
Since Cajal's first drawings of Golgi stained neurons, generations of researchers have been fascinated by the small protrusions… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
Actin is a versatile and ubiquitous cytoskeletal protein that plays a major role in both the establishment and the maintenance of… Expand
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2017
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2017
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has a major impact on the development and social integration of affected individuals and is the… Expand
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2016
Review
2016
In the mammalian central nervous system, reactive oxygen species (ROS) generation is counterbalanced by antioxidant defenses… Expand
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2016
Review
2016
Depression, a severe psychiatric disorder, has been studied for decades, but the underlying mechanisms still remain largely… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
MicroRNAs are small, non-coding RNAs that control the translation of target messenger RNAs, thereby regulating critical aspects… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Dendritic spines of pyramidal neurons in the cerebral cortex undergo activity-dependent structural remodelling that has been… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The proper intracellular distribution of mitochondria is assumed to be critical for normal physiology of neuronal cells, but… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Spines are neuronal protrusions, each of which receives input typically from one excitatory synapse. They contain… Expand
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