pre-synaptic ribbon

Known as: pre-synaptic cytoskeletal matrix assembled at active zones, presynaptic cytomatrix assembled at active zones, active zone cytomatrix 
The specialized cytoskeletal matrix of the presynaptic active zone. It has specialized functions in organizing synaptic events such as immobilisation… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
The precise molecular architecture of synaptic active zones (AZs) gives rise to different structural and functional AZ states… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The likelihood with which an action potential elicits neurotransmitter release, the release probability (p(r)), is an important… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
At the presynaptic active zone, Ca²+ influx triggers fusion of synaptic vesicles. It is not well understood how Ca²+ channel… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
EPSCs at the synapses of sensory receptors and of some CNS neurons include large events thought to represent the synchronous… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Endocytosis of AMPA receptors and other postsynaptic cargo occurs at endocytic zones (EZs), stably positioned sites of clathrin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
he ribbon complex of retinal photoreceptor synapses represents a specialization of the cytomatrix at the active zone (CAZ… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Piccolo is a high molecular weight multi-domain protein shown to be a structural component of the presynaptic CAZ (cytoskeletal… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have previously shown that cAMP-binding protein cAMP-guanidine nucleotide exchange factor II (GEFII) (or Epac2) interacting… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Kinesin motors are presumed to transport various membrane compartments within neurons, but their specific in vivo functions… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We have used single unit recording techniques to map the representation of cutaneous and joint somatosensory modalities in the… (More)
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