The mechanisms behind changes in synaptic function created by learning. Speaker: Carl Petersen.
Published Feb, 2016
Difficulty level Beginner
Collections Cellular Mechanisms of Brain Function
- Postsynaptic plasticity. Long-term potentiation (LTP)
- Postsynaptic mechanisms of LTP, and the roles of calcium, NMDA receptors and AMPA receptors
- Long-term depression (LTD). Spike-timing dependent plasticity (STDP)