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Pyramidal Cells

Known as: Pyramidal Neurons, Neurons, Pyramidal, Cell, Pyramidal 
Projection neurons in the cerebral cortex and the hippocampus. Pyramidal cells have a pyramid-shaped soma with the apex and an apical dendrite… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Alzheimer's disease constitutes a rising threat to public health. Despite extensive research in cellular and animal models… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Reliable activation of inhibitory pathways is essential for maintaining the balance between excitation and inhibition during… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Impairments in certain cognitive functions, such as working memory, are core features of schizophrenia. Convergent findings… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The thin basal and oblique dendrites of cortical pyramidal neurons receive most of the synaptic inputs from other cells, but… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The integrative properties of neurons depend strongly on the number, proportions and distribution of excitatory and inhibitory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The temporal resolution of neuronal integration depends on the time window within which excitatory inputs summate to reach the… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We examined whether excitation and inhibition are balanced in hippocampal cortical networks. Extracellular field and single-unit… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
THE dendrites of neurons in the mammalian central nervous system have been considered as electrically passive structures which… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Gonadal steroids are known to influence hippocampal physiology in adulthood. It is presently unknown whether gonadal steroids… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The distribution of intrahippocampal projections arising from the CA3 region of the rat hippocampus was investigated using in… Expand