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*  Memory consolidation
... thus increasing neuronal plasticity and therefore playing an essential role in the consolidation of memories. This has come ... An exception to this 24-hour rule is long-term potentiation, or LTP, a model of synaptic plasticity related to learning, in ... The process of LTP is regarded as a contributing factor to synaptic plasticity and in the growth of synaptic strength, which ... LTP, one of the best understood forms of synaptic plasticity, is thought to be a possible underlying process in synaptic ...
*  Adult neurogenesis
"Genesis of neuronal and glial progenitors in the cerebellar cortex of peripuberal and adult rabbits". PLoS ONE. 3 (6): e2366. ... Farmer J, Zhao X, van Praag H, Wodtke K, Gage FH, Christie BR (2004). "Effects of voluntary exercise on synaptic plasticity and ... One study proposes that mood may be regulated, at a base level, by plasticity, and thus not chemistry. Accordingly, the effects ... G. Neves, G; S.F. Cooke; T.V. Bliss (2008). "Synaptic plasticity, memory and the hippocampus: A neural network approach to ...
*  Cortical stimulation mapping
Fernandes, Rodrigo A. Brant; Diniz, Bruno; Ribeiro, Ramiro; Humayun, Mark (2012). "Artificial vision through neuronal ... Neural Plasticity. 2012: 1-13. doi:10.1155/2012/473538. PMC 3377360 . PMID 22720174. Schutter, DJ (2011). "Transcranial ...
*  Synaptic scaling
Turrigiano, G. G. (1999). "Homeostatic plasticity in neuronal networks: The more things change, the more they stay the same". ... Hebbian plasticity and homeostatic plasticity have a hand-in-glove relationship. Neurons use Hebbian plasticity mechanisms to ... Turrigiano, G. G.; Nelson, S. B. (2000). "Hebb and homeostasis in neuronal plasticity". Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 10 (3 ... Since homeostatic plasticity normalizes the synaptic strengths of all neurons in a network, the overall neural network activity ...
*  Justin Rhodes
... and brain plasticity in clownfish. Rhodes research interests relate to neuronal plasticity. One interest includes understanding ... Currently, Rhodes has also established a marine biology laboratory to research brain plasticity in clownfish undergoing sex ...
*  Epigenetics of depression
"Role of BDNF epigenetics in activity-dependent neuronal plasticity". Neuropharmacology. 76 Pt C: 709-18. doi:10.1016/j. ... This also increases the potential for neuronal plasticity. Generally, these antidepressants increase peripheral BDNF levels by ... neuronal plasticity. In rats, it has been shown that individuals less susceptible to depressive behavior have increased binding ... Because MeCP2 can no longer bind to the BDNF promoter and repress transcription, BDNF levels increase and neuronal development ...
*  Reticulon 4 receptor
NgR is implicated in neuronal plasticity and regeneration. Its relative importance in mediating myelin inhibition in vitro and ... such that adult plasticity in the mutant mice resembled normal visual plasticity in juvenile mice brains. This function of NgR ... McGee, A. W.; Yang, Y; Fischer, Q. S.; Daw, N. W.; Strittmatter, S. M. (2005). "Experience-driven plasticity of visual cortex ... While the entire pathway is not fully understood, the relationship between NgR and neuronal outgrowth has been fleshed out. NgR ...
*  Nuclear calcium
Bading, H. (2000-09-01). "Transcription-dependent neuronal plasticity: the nuclear calcium hypothesis". European Journal of ...
*  Paul Baltes
Neuronal plasticity, or the capability of the brain to adapt to new requirements, is a prime example of plasticity stressing ... Röder, B. (2006). Blindness: A source and case of neuronal plasticity. In P. Baltes, P. Reuter-Lorenz, & F. Rösler (Eds.), ... Plasticity is imperative to current research because the potential for intervention is derived from the notion of plasticity in ... In the end, neuronal changes to the limbic system and prefrontal cortex which are associated with puberty lead to the ...
*  Brain-derived neurotrophic factor
Mattson MP (November 2008). "Glutamate and neurotrophic factors in neuronal plasticity and disease". Annals of the New York ... Stimulus-mediated neuronal excitation can lead to NMDA receptor activation, triggering a calcium influx. Through a protein ... Penzes P, Johnson RC, Sattler R, Zhang X, Huganir RL, Kambampati V, Mains RE, Eipper BA (January 2001). "The neuronal Rho-GEF ... The latter also decreases reelin expression in neuronal culture. The TrkB receptor is encoded by the NTRK2 gene and is member ...
*  Mitochondrial biogenesis
"Mitochondrial fusion/fission dynamics in neurodegeneration and neuronal plasticity". Neurobiology of Disease. 90: 3-19. doi: ... Boushel R, Lundby C, Qvortrup K, Sahlin K (October 2014). "Mitochondrial plasticity with exercise training and extreme ...
*  Ganglioside
Mocchetti I (2005). "Exogenous gangliosides, neuronal plasticity and repair, and the neurotrophins". Cell Mol Life Sci. 62 (19- ... March 12, 2013). "Neuronal Expression of Glucosylceramide Synthase in Central Nervous System Regulates Body Weight and Energy ... and very low concentrations of a specific ganglioside can induce differentiation of cultured neuronal tumor cells. One NANA ("M ... where inadequate ganglioside expression in mediobasal hypothalamic neurons deregulates neuronal leptin and insulin signaling. " ...
*  Carla J. Shatz
In 2000, Shatz and colleagues identified Class I MHC molecules as important in neuronal plasticity, a surprising new role for ... Shatz, Carla J (2009). "MHC Class I: An Unexpected Role in Neuronal Plasticity". Neuron. 64 (1): 40-5. doi:10.1016/j.neuron. ... Goddard, C. A; Butts, D. A; Shatz, C. J (2007). "Regulation of CNS synapses by neuronal MHC class I". Proceedings of the ... Kanold, Patrick O; Kim, Yoon A; Grandpre, Tadzia; Shatz, Carla J (2009). "Co-regulation of ocular dominance plasticity and NMDA ...
*  GM1
... has important physiological properties and impacts neuronal plasticity and repair mechanisms, and the release of ... Sphingolipidoses Structures of GM1, GM2, GM3 gangliosides Mocchetti I (2005). "Exogenous gangliosides, neuronal plasticity and ...
*  ADAM10
"Endocytosis of synaptic ADAM10 in neuronal plasticity and Alzheimer's disease". Journal of Clinical Investigation. 123: 2523- ... The presence of the product of this gene in neuronal synapses in conjunction with protein AP2 has been seen in increased ...
*  EGR1
Several studies suggest it has a role in neuronal plasticity. EGR-1 has also been found to regulate the expression of VAMP2 (a ... "A gene for Neuronal Plasticity in the Mammalian Brain: Zif286/Egr1/NGFI-A/Krox-24/TIS-8/ZENK?". Progress in Neurobiology. 74: ... It has a distinct pattern of expression in the brain, and its induction has been shown to be associated with neuronal activity ...
*  FMR1
Importantly, these FMRP-binding mRNAs play significant roles in neuronal plasticity. FMRP translational control has been shown ... A mouse model of fragile X mental retardation implicated the involvement of FMRP in synaptic plasticity. Synaptic plasticity ... Huber KM, Gallagher SM, Warren ST, Bear MF (2002). "Altered synaptic plasticity in a mouse model of fragile X mental ... A role for mGluR in synaptic plasticity is further evidenced by the observation of dendritic spine elongation following mGluR ...
*  Activity-regulated cytoskeleton-associated protein
Impey S, Obrietan K, Storm DR (1999). "Making new connections: role of ERK/MAP kinase signaling in neuronal plasticity". Neuron ... The 3' UTR of the mRNA contains a cis-acting element required for the localization of Arc to neuronal dendrites, as well as ... Extracellular signaling to neuronal dendrites activates postsynaptic sites to increase Arc levels through a wide variety of ... Activity-regulated cytoskeleton-associated protein is a plasticity protein that in humans is ecoded by the ARC gene. It was ...
*  Biological psychiatry
... neuronal plasticity is a key element. Increasing evidence points to various mental health disorders as a neurophysiological ... problem which inhibits neuronal plasticity. This is called the neurogenic hypothesis of depression. It promises to explain ... Duman, R.S. (2004). "Depression: a case of neuronal life and death?". Biological Psychiatry. 56 (3): 140-5. doi:10.1016/j. ... Most operate on the same principle, which is modulation of monoamines (neurotransmitters) in the neuronal synapse. Some drugs ...
*  Mark Mattson
Research by Mattson in the area of molecular and cellular mechanisms that regulate neuronal plasticity and survival, in the ... Mattson's basic research into the biochemistry and biology of neuronal plasticity and death has provided information that can ... Mattson is considered a leader in the area of cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying neuronal plasticity and ... Glutamate and neurotrophic factors exert their effects on neuronal plasticity and survival by modulating cellular calcium ...
*  Kallikrein
Additionally, KLK6 and KLK8 are associated with neuronal plasticity in the central nervous system. There are 15 known human ...
*  GABA transaminase inhibitor
April 2008). "Treatment of epilepsy: the GABA-transaminase inhibitor, vigabatrin, induces neuronal plasticity in the mouse ...
*  David Siderovski
September 1998). "Dynamic regulation of RGS2 suggests a novel mechanism in G-protein signaling and neuronal plasticity". J ...
*  BC200 lncRNA
Protein synthesis at the synapses of neurons contribute to neuronal plasticity and help prevent neuronal degradation. Small, ... BC200 RNA plays a role in the dendrites of neurons thought to modulate synthesis of proteins that influence this plasticity. ... Researchers posit that upregulation of BC200 RNA results in an inadequate delivery of RNA to the neuronal synapses, thus ... Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disease resulting from synaptic plasticity failure. ...
*  GABRD
"GABAA receptor drugs and neuronal plasticity in reward and aversion: focus on the ventral tegmental area". Frontiers in ...
*  Transgenerational stress inheritance
... leading to altered neuronal plasticity, function, and subsequent behavior. Chromatin remodeling in rodent offspring and altered ... Epigenetic mechanisms as a result of early life stress may be responsible for neuronal and synaptic alterations in the brain. ... Li SC (November 2013). "Neuromodulation and developmental contextual influences on neural and cognitive plasticity across the ...
*  Biology of depression
"Enhancing neuronal plasticity and cellular resilience to develop novel, improved therapeutics for difficult-to-treat depression ... Post mortem studies and rat models demonstrate decreased neuronal density in the prefrontal cortex thickness in depressed ... A review found convergence of three phenomena: Chronic stress reduces synaptic and dendritic plasticity Depressed subjects show ...