A Ca2+-based computational model for NMDA receptor-dependent synaptic plasticity at individual post-synaptic spines in the hippocampus


Recommended citation: http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=hWV6VTSeBzsC&oi=fnd&pg=PA345&dq=Owen+Rackham&ots=2BPHGPLntx&sig=0LDI46PY1uUy7md6699Sc1iRluQ

Associative synaptic plasticity is synapse specific and requires coincident activity in pre-synaptic and post-synaptic neurons to activate NMDA receptors (NMDARs). The resultant Ca2+ influx is the critical trigger for the induction of synaptic plasticity. Given its centrality for

Number of citations: 14