The Dynamic Synapse: Molecular Methods in Ionotropic Receptor Biology
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Publisher: CRC Press 2006
Bringing together the latest information into one easily accessible resource, this volume explores the diverse tools and technologies used to study synaptic processes. Written by world-renowned leaders in the field, the book delineates newly developed techniques, methods, and conceptual advances used for studying neurotransmitter receptors and other synaptic proteins.
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