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Presynaptic imaging techniques.

TitlePresynaptic imaging techniques.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsRyan TA
JournalCurr Opin Neurobiol
Date Published2001 Oct
KeywordsAnimals, Fluorescent Dyes, Humans, Image Processing, Computer-Assisted, Neurons, Presynaptic Terminals, Pyridinium Compounds, Quaternary Ammonium Compounds, Synaptic Transmission, Synaptic Vesicles

Understanding the detailed molecular events that support chemical synaptic transmission requires high-resolution methods that provide quantitative information combined with molecular specificity. In recent years, many new technological approaches, including genetically encoded fluorescent indicators, ultra-thin sectioning, and live-cell imaging have been brought to bear on understanding the cell biology and physiology of presynaptic terminals.

Alternate JournalCurr. Opin. Neurobiol.
PubMed ID11595486
Grant ListGM 61925 / GM / NIGMS NIH HHS / United States
NS3492 / NS / NINDS NIH HHS / United States