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Building block for memory and learning identified

Researchers have been fascinated for a long time by learning and memory formation, and many questions are still open. Bochum-based neuroscientists Prof Dr Denise Manahan-Vaughan and Dr Hardy Hagena have discovered a key building block for this complex process. A particular neurotransmitter receptor, namely the metabotropic glutamate receptor 5, is a switch for activating… Building block for memory and learning identified   



What is dementia?

early signs of dementia1 - early dementia1 - depressive pseudodementia1 - neurodegenerative disorder4 - prichard1 - alzheimer's disease risk3 - poor judgment2 - humor therapy1 - treatment for alzheimer's1 - incident dementia1 - imbeciles1 - arteriosclerosis2 - dementia sufferers1 - treatment of alzheimer's disease1 - frontal lobe pathology1 - anticholinergics1 - heart health risk1 - major depression1 - early-stage parkinsons1 - regular exercise1 - early stage alzheimers1 - dementia community1 - blast-induced traumatic brain injury1 - behavioral symptoms1 - wernicke's disease10 - early-onset dementia2 - protease enzyme1 - slowed movement1 - parkinson's diseases1 - pdad1 -