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Synaptic Mechanisms for Long-Term Potentiation in Sympathetic Ganglia

  • Donald A. McAfee
  • Clark A. Briggs
  • Richard E. McCaman
  • David G. McKenna

Abstract

It is now accepted by neurobiologists and behaviorists alike that one process essential to adaptive behavior is the modulation of synaptic efficacy. This interconnecting link between neurons is clearly the site of multitudinous mechanisms that either regulate the release of neurotransmitters from presynaptic terminals or the efficacy of their reception at the postsynaptic receptor and membrane.

Keywords

Sympathetic Ganglion Superior Cervical Ganglion Compound Action Potential Tetanic Stimulation Synaptic Efficacy 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald A. McAfee
    • 1
  • Clark A. Briggs
    • 1
  • Richard E. McCaman
    • 1
  • David G. McKenna
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of NeurosciencesBeckman Research Institute of the City of HopeDuarteUSA

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