Accession Number : ADA299753

Title :   Synaptic Plasticity and Memory Formation.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 1 Jun 92-31 May 95,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV IRVINE CENTER FOR THE NEUROBIOLOGY OF LEARNING AND MEMORY

Personal Author(s) : Lynch, Gary

PDF Url : ADA299753

Report Date : 01 SEP 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Long-term potentiation (LTP) is widely regarded as a substrate for commonplace varieties of memory. The work supported by AFOSR grant 49620-92-0307 was intended to describe the cellular mechanisms responsible for the expression and stabilization of LTP.

Descriptors :   *MEMORY(PSYCHOLOGY), *SYNAPSE, *LEARNING, *NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, *NEUROBIOLOGY, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, TRANSIENTS, FIBERS, ACTIVATION, OPENING(PROCESS), BRAIN, SYNTHESIS, BIOCHEMISTRY, PROTEINS, ADHESION, MEMORY DEVICES, CODING, BARRIERS, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, ANIMALS, DRUGS, CELLS(BIOLOGY), BLOOD, CLEAVAGE, CELL STRUCTURE, PEPTIDE HYDROLASES, CYTOLOGY, CONDITIONING(LEARNING).

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Psychology
      Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE