By Michel Baudry, Joel L. Davis, Richard F. Thompson
Many neurons express plasticity; that's, they could switch structurally or functionally, frequently in a long-lasting method. Plasticity is obvious in such varied phenomena as studying and reminiscence, mind improvement, drug tolerance, sprouting of axon terminals after a mind lesion, and diverse mobile varieties of activity-dependent synaptic plasticity similar to long term potentiation and long term melancholy. This e-book, a follow-up to the editors' Synaptic Plasticity (MIT Press, 1993), reviews at the most modern tendencies within the box. the degrees of study variety from molecular to mobile and community, the unifying subject matter being the character of the relationships among synaptic plasticity and data processing and garage. participants: Yael Amitai, Michel Baudry, Theodore W. Berger, Pierre-Alain Buchs, A. ok. Butler, Franck A. Chaillan, Gilbert A. Chauvet, Marie-Françoise Chesselet, Barry W. Connors, Taraneh Ghaffari, Jay R. Gibson, Ziv Gil, Michel Khrestchatisky, Dietmar Kuhl, Carole E. Landisman, Gilles Laurent, Jim-Shih Liaw, David J. Linden, Katrina MacLeod, Henry Markram, W. V. Morehouse, Dominique Muller, J. A. Napieralski, Santiago Rivera, François S. Roman, Bernard Soumireu-Mourat, Oswald Steward, Mark Stopfer, F. G. Szele, Richard F. Thompson, Nicolas Toni, Bernard Truchet, Misha Tsodyks, ok. Uryu, Ascher Uziel, Christopher S. Wallace, Yun Wang, Michael Wehr, Paul F. Worley, Xiaping Xie.
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