Imaging Synaptic Structure and Function in Fragile X Mice

Imaging Synaptic Structure and Function in Fragile X Mice

FRAXA Research Foundation grants $150,000 over 2005-2009 to Dr. Carlos Portera-Cailliau to study intact, anesthetized Fragile X mouse brains, looking for defects in the density, length, or dynamics of the dendrites. They looked for changes in the neurons after treatment with mGluR5 antagonists.

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