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L-type Ca2+ channel regulation of dendritic arborization  

Dendrite growth is a key step in the development of neuronal circuitry and is perturbed in epilepsy, autism and other neurological diseases. Electrical activity regulates the development and plasticity of dendritic arbors by activating L-type voltage gated Ca2+ channels (LTCs). The goal of this proposal is to understand how LTCs regulate dendritic growth and arborization.


Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $32,845.00
Project Number F31NS055549-03
Principal Investigator Krey, Jocelyn
Strategic Plan Question Question 2: How Can I Understand What Is Happening? (Biology)
Strategic Plan Objective 2O. Not specific to Question 2 objectives
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Stanford University
State/Country California
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