Glia & Synaptic Circuits

Glial cells within the brain, particularly astrocytes and microglia, support synaptic transmission and neuron-glial circuit through the secretion of signaling molecules. The network of communication between glial cells and neurons is highly complex yet organized. Here is the latest research on glia and synaptic circuits.

January 7, 2021

Astrocytes and Behavior

Annual Review of Neuroscience
Paulo Kofuji, Alfonso Araque
December 18, 2020
Open Access

Regionally diverse astrocyte subtypes and their heterogeneous response to EAE

Malte BorggreweErik W G M Boddeke
December 12, 2020
Open Access

LRP4 LDLα repeats of astrocyte enhance dendrite arborization of the neuron

Molecular Brain
Min YanShunqi Wang
December 11, 2020
Open Access

Activity-dependent endocytosis of Wingless regulates synaptic plasticity in the Drosophila visual system

Genes & Genetic Systems
Hinata KawamuraTakashi Suzuki
January 8, 2021
Open Access

An analytical method for the identification of cell type-specific disease gene modules

Journal of Translational Medicine
Jinting GuanGuoli Ji
January 4, 2021

Kynurenic Acid Protects Against Reactive Glial-associated Reductions in the Complexity of Primary Cortical Neurons

Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology : the Official Journal of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology
Kate O'ReillyAndrew Harkin
December 21, 2020
Open Access

Astrocyte-secreted chordin-like 1 regulates spine density after ischemic stroke

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
E. Blanco-Suarez, Nicola J Allen
January 9, 2021
Open Access

Exosomes induce endolysosomal permeabilization as a gateway by which exosomal tau seeds escape into the cytosol

Acta Neuropathologica
Juan Carlos PolancoJürgen Götz
January 15, 2021

In vivo synaptic density relates to glucose metabolism at rest in healthy subjects, but is strongly modulated by regional differences

Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism : Official Journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism
June van AalstKoen Van Laere
January 12, 2021
Open Access

Endocannabinoid-Like Lipid Neuromodulators in the Regulation of Dopamine Signaling: Relevance for Drug Addiction

Frontiers in Synaptic Neuroscience
Claudia SaghedduMarco Pistis
December 20, 2020

Adiposity-related insulin resistance and thickness of the cerebral cortex in middle-aged adults

Journal of Neuroendocrinology
Jean ShinZdenka Pausova
December 17, 2020

Glia-selective deletion of complement C1q prevents radiation-induced cognitive deficits and neuroinflammation

Cancer Research
Mineh MarkarianMunjal M Acharya
January 12, 2021
Open Access

Regeneration of Functional Neurons After Spinal Cord Injury via in situ NeuroD1-Mediated Astrocyte-to-Neuron Conversion

Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology
Brendan PulsGong Chen
January 15, 2021
Open Access

Astrocyte-secreted IL-33 mediates homeostatic synaptic plasticity in the adult hippocampus

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Ye WangNancy Y Ip
December 21, 2020
Open Access

Modeling of astrocyte networks: towards realistic topology and dynamics

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
D. V. VerveykoAlexey R. Brazhe
January 1, 2021

Glioma-Derived TSP2 Promotes Excitatory Synapse Formation and Results in Hyperexcitability in the Peritumoral Cortex of Glioma

Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology
Yao-Hui WangHai-Feng Shu
December 29, 2020
Open Access

Star power: the emerging role of astrocytes as neuronal partners during cortical plasticity

Current Opinion in Neurobiology
Jérôme WahisMatthew G Holt

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