synaptic plasticity

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How Does Memory Work?

Researchers explain some of the biological mechanisms behind memory consolidation.
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A Day in the Life of a Synapse

According to a new study, researchers have developed a new technique that has allowed them to track the daily dynamics of all the dendritic spines on a single neuron in the brain of a living mouse.