Pharmacology 514:
Current Topics in Pharmacology
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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, May 12, 1999
Room T-530/530A HSC

Speaker: Rejean Idzerda
Topic: Locally regulated translation in dendrites (a mechanism)


  1. Steward O, Wallace CS, Lyford GL, and Worley PF. (1998) Synaptic Activation Causes the mRNA for the IEG Arc to Localize Selectively near Activated Postsynaptic Sites on Dendrites. Neuron 21:741-751.

  2. Wu L, Wells D, Tay J, Mendis D, Abbott M-A, Barnitt A, Quinlan E, Heynen A, Fallon JR, and Richter JD. (1998) CPEB-Mediated Cytoplasmic Polyadenylation and the Regulation of Experience-Dependent Translation of a-CaMKII mRNA at Synapses. Neuron 21:1129-1139.

  3. Ouyang Y, Kantor D, Harris KM, Schuman EM, and Kennedy MB. (1997) Visualization of the Distribution of Autophosphorylated Calcium/Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase II after Tetanic Stimulation in the CA1 Area of the Hippocampus. J. Neurosci. 17:5416-5427.

  4. Kang H and Schuman EM. (1996) A Requirement for Local Protein Synthesis in Neurotrophin-Induced Hippocampal Synaptic Plasticity. Science 273:1402-1406.

  5. Steward O and Levy WB. (1982) Preferential Localization of Polyribosomes Under the Base of Dendritic Spines in Granule Cells of the Dentate Gyrus. J. Neurosci.2:284-291.

  1. Huang EP. (1999) Synaptic Plasticity: Regulated translation in dendrites. Curr. Biol. 9:R168-R170.

  2. Kuhl D and Skehel P. (1998) Dendritic localization of mRNAs. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 8:600-606.

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