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Hippocampus (Brain)

Known as: BRAIN, HIPPOCAMPUS, HIPPOCAMPUS, Hippocampal 
A curved gray matter structure of the temporal lobe lying on the floor of the lateral ventricle of the brain.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are important post-transcriptional regulators of gene expression that act by direct base pairing to target… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The hippocampus shrinks in late adulthood, leading to impaired memory and increased risk for dementia. Hippocampal and medial… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The medial temporal lobe includes a system of anatomically related structures that are essential for declarative memory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) modulates hippocampal plasticity and hippocampal-dependent memory in cell models and in… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Synaptic transmission is a dynamic process. Postsynaptic responses wax and wane as presynaptic activity evolves. This prominent… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Theta oscillations represent the "on-line" state of the hippocampus. The extracellular currents underlying theta waves are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
  • G. Bi, M. Poo
  • The Journal of Neuroscience
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 16317084
In cultures of dissociated rat hippocampal neurons, persistent potentiation and depression of glutamatergic synapses were induced… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Medial temporal brain regions such as the hippocampal formation and parahippocampal cortex have been generally implicated in… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
Ionized calcium (Ca 2÷) is the most common signal transduction element in cells ranging from bacteria to specialized neurons… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Recent work has shown that the hippocampus contains a class of receptors for the excitatory amino acid glutamate that are… Expand