A network of autism linked genes stabilizes two pools of synaptic GABAA receptors

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Tong, Xia-Jing ; Hu, Zhitao ; Liu, Yu ; Anderson, Dorian ; Kaplan, Joshua M (2015)
  • Publisher: eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd
  • Journal: eLife, volume 4 (issn: 2050-084X, eissn: 2050-084X)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4642926, doi: 10.7554/eLife.09648., doi: 10.7554/eLife.09648
  • Subject: C. elegans | Research Article | Neuroscience | GABA-A receptors | CASK | synaptic transmission | autism | neurexin | neuroligin

eLife digest Behaviors ranging from movement to memory are dependent on the activity of extensive networks of cells called neurons. Within these networks, neurons communicate across junctions called synapses. The arrival of an electrical signal called an action potentia... View more
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