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Neurotransmitters are released from synaptic vesicles in presynaptic neurons in response to neural activity, diffuse across the synaptic cleft, and bind specific receptors in order to bring about changes in postsynaptic neurons. Here is the latest research.

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Nature Communications

Metagenome-wide association of gut microbiome features for schizophrenia

Nature CommunicationsApril 3, 2020
Feng ZhuXiancang Ma
Journal of Neurotrauma

Exploring Neuronal Vulnerability to Head Trauma using a Whole Exome Approach

Journal of NeurotraumaApril 3, 2020
Omar IbrahimLyn R Griffiths
Clinics in Liver Disease

Pathophysiology of Hepatic Encephalopathy

Clinics in Liver DiseaseApril 5, 2020
Ariel JaffeSofia Simona Jakab
The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience

A Model to Study NMDA Receptors in Early Nervous System Development

The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for NeuroscienceApril 5, 2020
Josiah D ZoodsmaLonnie P Wollmuth
Toxicological Sciences : an Official Journal of the Society of Toxicology

Effects of Prenatal Exposure to a Mixture of Organophosphate Flame Retardants on Placental Gene Expression and Serotonergic Innervation in the Fetal Rat Brain

Toxicological Sciences : an Official Journal of the Society of ToxicologyApril 4, 2020
Kylie D RockHeather B Patisaul
Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology

Molecular Mechanism and Cannabinoid Pharmacology

Handbook of Experimental PharmacologyApril 3, 2020
Lesley D SchurmanAron H Lichtman
Experimental & Molecular Medicine

PLCE1 regulates the migration, proliferation, and differentiation of podocytes

Experimental & Molecular MedicineApril 3, 2020
Seyoung YuHeon Yung Gee
Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling

Exploring Conformational Dynamics of the Extracellular Venus Flytrap Domain of the GABAB Receptor: a Path-Metadynamics Study

Journal of Chemical Information and ModelingApril 3, 2020
Linn Mari EvensethAndrea Cavalli
Journal of Neurophysiology

Phrenic Motor Neuron Loss in an Animal Model of Early Onset Hypertonia

Journal of NeurophysiologyApril 3, 2020
Joline E BrandenburgGary C Sieck

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