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Excitatory Amino Acids

Known as: excitatory amino acid (EAA), excitatory aminoacid, EAA 
Endogenous amino acids released by neurons as excitatory neurotransmitters. Glutamic acid is the most common excitatory neurotransmitter in the brain… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
  • M. Wolf
  • Progress in Neurobiology
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 44948558
Behavioral sensitization refers to the progressive augmentation of behavioral responses to psychomotor stimulants that develops… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Although a glutamate-gated chloride conductance with the properties of a sodium-dependent glutamate transporter has been… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Repeated restraint stress of rats for 21 days causes atrophy of apical dendrites of hippocampal CA3c pyramidal neurons. This… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
In many neurologic disorders, injury to neurons may be caused at least in part by overstimulation of receptors for excitatory… Expand
Review
1990
Review
1990
The progress over the last 30 years in defining the role of excitatory amino acids in normal physiological function and in the… Expand
Review
1990
Review
1990
Recent studies suggest that excitatory amino acids (EAAs) have a wide variety of physiological and pathophysiological roles… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
In this article, David Nicholls and David Attwell describe recent advances in our understanding of the mechanisms by which… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
'The following abbreviations have been used in the text; I3-L-ODAP, I3-N-uxalyl-L-a,l3diaminu-prupiunic acid; ACPD, Trans-l-aminu… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Brain injury induced by fluid percussion in rats caused a marked elevation in extracellular glutamate and aspartate adjacent to… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
1. The effects of excitatory amino acids and some antagonists applied by ionophoresis to stratum radiatum in the CA1 region of… Expand