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Long-Term Potentiation

Known as: long-term potentiation (LTP), long-term synaptic potentiation, Long Term Potentiation 
A persistent increase in synaptic efficacy, usually induced by appropriate activation of the same synapses. The phenomenological properties of long… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Years of intensive investigation have yielded a sophisticated understanding of long-term potentiation (LTP) induced in… Expand
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
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Although extensive data support a central pathogenic role for amyloid β protein (Aβ) in Alzheimer's disease, the amyloid… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Long-term potentiation of synaptic transmission in the hippocampus is the leading experimental model for the synaptic changes… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Running increases neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus, a brain structure that is important for memory function… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cannabinoid receptors are molecular targets for marijuana and hashish, the widespread drugs of abuse. These receptors are… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Repeated stimulation of hippocampal neurons can induce an immediate and prolonged increase in synaptic strength that is called… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), a member of the nerve growth factor (NGF) gene family, has been shown to influence the… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Long-term potentiation of synaptic transmission in the hippocampus is the primary experimental model for investigating the… Expand
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