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… (More)
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1953-2018
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Astrocyte glutamate release can modulate synaptic activity and participate in brain intercellular signaling. P2X7 receptors form… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Although a glutamate-gated chloride conductance with the properties of a sodium-dependent glutamate transporter has been… (More)
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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… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The technique of intracerebral microdialysis was used to assess the effect of stress on the extracellular concentrations of… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
RESPONSES to light are transmitted from photoreceptors to second-order retinal neurons by chemical synapses that may use an… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Brain ischemia was induced for 10 or 30 min by clamping the common carotid arteries in rabbits whose vertebral arteries had… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The pathophysiology of hypoxic neuronal death, which is difficult to study in vivo, was further defined in vitro by placing… (More)
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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… (More)
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