Science China Life Sciences

, Volume 58, Issue 9, pp 929–930 | Cite as

Spine maturation and pruning during development: Cadherin/Catenin complexes come to help

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Keywords

Target Spine Catenin Complex Dendritic Morphogenesis Cell Adhesion Complex Stubby Spine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Membrane Biology, Peking University School of Life SciencesPKU-IDG/McGovern Institute for Brain Research, and Peking-Tsinghua Center for Life SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.School of Life Sciences, PTN Joint Graduate ProgramTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina

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