Shen J, Yakel J. Functional Î±7 nicotinic ACh receptors on astrocytes in rat hippocampal CA1 slices. J Mol Neurosci. 2012;48:14-21 pubmed publisher
..This is the first demonstration of functional Î±7 nAChR-mediated current responses in astrocytes in acute hippocampal slices, data which may shed light on the role of Î±7 nAChRs in neuroprotection. ..