This book summarizes the most recent data on the molecular and cellula r mechanisms that determine the unique properties of nerve cells-their ability to differentiate, establish connections to each other, and to form the nervous system with its immense capability for receiving, an alyzing, and storing information about one's external and internal wor ld. The author underscores the key role of calcium ions in this proces s, as well as nervous system function in aging and neural pathology. D rawing from significant new ...

Plasticity in Nerve Cell Function 1999, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198524182

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