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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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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In recent years, organic solar cells utilizing π-conjugated polymers have attracted widespread interest in both the academic and… Expand
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2004
Review
2004
Activity has an important role in refining synaptic connectivity during development, in part through 'Hebbian' mechanisms such as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Information is stored in neural circuits through long-lasting changes in synaptic strengths,. Most studies of information storage… 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
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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
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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
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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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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Recently, the excitatory amino acid neurotransmitter glutamate was implicated in the pathogenesis of a variety of chronic… Expand
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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
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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
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