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Pull out the stops for plasticity

The strength of synaptic connections between neurons needs to be variable, but not too much so. Evidence now indicates that regulation of such synaptic plasticity involves a complex cascade of feedback loops.

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Figure 1: The promotion of plasticity.


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Gee, C., Oertner, T. Pull out the stops for plasticity. Nature 529, 164–165 (2016).

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