Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Relationship between dye coupling and spontaneous activity in developing ferret visual cortexK Kandler
Department of Neurobiology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Dev Neurosci 20:59-64. 1998..8 +/- 2.4 to 318 +/- 54 events/min). The sharpest rise in synaptic activity, an over 5-fold increase, occurred between P15 and P19, shortly after the invasion of thalamocortical fibers...
- Focal photolysis of caged glutamate produces long-term depression of hippocampal glutamate receptorsK Kandler
Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Nat Neurosci 1:119-23. 1998..Thus, robust, persistent alterations of postsynaptic glutamate receptor efficacy can occur without presynaptic neurotransmitter release...
- Glycinergic/GABAergic synapses in the lateral superior olive are excitatory in neonatal C57Bl/6J miceP H Kullmann
Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3500 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Brain Res Dev Brain Res 131:143-7. 2001..This transient excitatory action of immature MNTB-LSO synapses might play an important role in activity-dependent sharpening of the tonotopic organization of inhibitory connections in the LSO...