Physiological and Pathological Roles of Astrocyte-mediated Neuronal Synchrony

  • G Carmignoto
  • Micaela Zonta


Olfactory Bulb Epileptiform Activity Mitral Cell Action Potential Firing Paired Recording 



α-Amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid


Adenosine 5’-triphosphate


D-2-Amino-5-phosphonopentanoic acid


Gamma-aminobutyric acid




NMDA receptor


Paroxysmal depolarizing shift


Slow inward current




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Authors and Affiliations

  • G Carmignoto
    • 1
  • Micaela Zonta
  1. 1.Istituto CNR di Neuroscienze and Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche SperimentaliUniversità di Padova, Viale GItaly

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