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SYNAPSESystems of Neuromorphic Adaptive Plastic Scalable Electronics (US DARPA)
SYNAPSESymposium for Young Neuroscientists and Professors of the Southeast
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This is certainly true of synapses, the functional links between nerve cells, which are constantly being strengthened, attenuated or demolished.
Comparisons with matched control subjects indicated a clear increase in the pruning of synapses in schizophrenia patients.
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In addition to a smooth implementation, the health system immediately realized big benefits from Synapse PACS.
Synapse designed and built the Simpa Regulator, prototypes currently being tested with customers in Bangalore, India.
Synapse House is a nonprofit agency operating out of a strip mall at 561 N.
As predicted, microscopic examination of diaphragm muscle tissue in agrin mutant mice showed a complete loss of dense receptor clusters that would mark a mature synapse, meaning that without the agrin "cement," synapse-dispersing activity had swept away the clusters.
Because the light stimulation correlated with each appearance of the target in the new position in the mouse's vision, this caused the neuron to strengthen a particular synapse on the spine, encoding the new receptive field.
A National Centre for Biological Sciences ( NCBS) team, led by Professor Sumantra Chattarji, and their collaborators at the New York University ( NYU) studied how cells and synapses in the amygdala, the tiny emotional hub of the brain, are affected in mice with FXS.
Synapse, which is based at Innovation Birmingham Campus, was initially only hoping to raise PS300,000 but the additional capital will now enable the company to create 20 more jobs to take advantage of new opportunities and invest in R&D.
Machine-to-machine (M2M) communication specialist Synapse Wireless Inc announced on Friday the initial release of SNAP Application code to the open source community under the Eclipse Public License (EPL) and the creation of OpenSNAP.org.
The sticky synapse; cell adhesion molecules and their role in synapse formation and maintenance.