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Synaptic Vesicles

Known as: Synaptic Vesicle, Vesicle, Synaptic, Vesicles, Synaptic 
Membrane-bound compartments which contain transmitter molecules. Synaptic vesicles are concentrated at presynaptic terminals. They actively sequester… 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Here, we show that the synaptic vesicle protein SV2A is the brain binding site of levetiracetam (LEV), a new antiepileptic drug… 
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • T. Sudhof
  • Annual review of neuroscience
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 917924
Neurotransmitter release is mediated by exocytosis of synaptic vesicles at the presynaptic active zone of nerve terminals. To… 
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In neural systems, information is often carried by ensembles of cells rather than by individual units. Optical indicators provide… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
The synaptic vesicle cycle at the nerve terminal consists of vesicle exocytosis with neuro-transmitter release, endocytosis of… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
Complex brain functions, such as learning and memory, are believed to involve changes in the efficiency of communication between… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The N-ethylmaleimide-sensitive fusion protein (NSF) and the soluble NSF attachment proteins (SNAPs) appear to be essential… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Synaptic vesicles store neurotransmitters that are released during calcium-regulated exocytosis. The specificity of… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Synapsin I (protein I) is a neuron-specific phosphoprotein, which is a substrate for cAMP-dependent and Ca/calmodulin-dependent… 
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
When the nerves of isolated frog sartorius muscles were stimulated at 10 Hz, synaptic vesicles in the motor nerve terminals… 
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Review
1964
Review
1964
When brain tissue is homogenized in media iso-osmotic to plasma, the club-like presynaptic nerve endings resist disruption and… 
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