Published in Mental Health Law Weekly, October 30th, 2004
According to a study from Mexico, the "molecular mechanisms involved in the regulation of synaptic plasticity in the hippocampus during the estrous cycle of the rat are not completely understood."
"Because this process implicates changes in neuronal cytoskeleton organization," A. Reyna-Neyra and colleagues at the National Autonomous University of Mexico "analyzed the content of microtubule associated protein 2 (MAP2) and Tau in the hippocampus and the frontal cortex of the rat by Western blot, as well as the hippocampal distribution of MAP2 during the estrous cycle...
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