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"Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Plasticity. A Tale of Two Receptors" by Andres Barria, Ph.D. Physiology & Biophysics, University of Washington

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Topics
neuroscience, nmda-type glutamate, synaptic plasticity, wnt signaling
Sponsor
Neuroscience Program
Location
Beckman Institute, Room 1005
Date
Oct 9, 2018   4:00 - 5:00 pm  
Speaker
Andres Barria
Originating Calendar
Neuroscience Program Seminars
Synaptic plasticity underlies circuit refinement and memory formation. The NMDA-type glutamate receptor plays a central role in this process. I will discuss its function, trafficking, and a novel mechanism of regulation via Wnt signaling.
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