Shining light on spiny matters

Svoboda, K. (June 1998) Shining light on spiny matters. Nature Neuroscience, 1 (2). pp. 93-4. ISSN 1097-6256

DOI: 10.1038/339


Two-photon microscopy might be the silver bullet to image calcium in individual dendritic spines, and can provide new information on calcium dynamics during synaptic activity.

Item Type: Paper
Uncontrolled Keywords: Animals Calcium/metabolism Dendrites/metabolism/*ultrastructure Microscopy, Confocal Photons Synapses/physiology
Subjects: bioinformatics > genomics and proteomics > genetics & nucleic acid processing > protein structure, function, modification > protein types > NMDA receptor
organism description > animal
Investigative techniques and equipment > microscopy
organs, tissues, organelles, cell types and functions > sub-cellular tissues: types and functions > synapse
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Communities: CSHL labs > Svoboda lab
Depositing User: Kathleen Darby
Date: June 1998
Date Deposited: 01 May 2014 12:59
Last Modified: 01 May 2014 12:59
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