TITLE

Residual Ca2+ and short-term synaptic plasticity

AUTHOR(S)
Kamiya, Haruyuki; Zucker, Robert S.
PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
Nature;10/13/1994, Vol. 371 Issue 6498, p603
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the idea that forms of synaptic plasticity are due to residual Ca2+ present in nerve terminals following conditioning activity. Use of chelators to reduce residuals; Generation of an artificial elevation in concentrations; Effects on synaptic transmission at neuromuscular junctions.
ACCESSION #
9411101157

 

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