Neurobiology: All synapses are created equal

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There are two main modalities of communication between neurons, known as electrical and chemical synaptic transmission. Despite striking differences in their underlying mechanisms, new evidence suggests that the formation of electrically and chemically mediated synapses is under common regulatory processes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R38-R41
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 5 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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