Pure spillover transmission between neurons

Hiroshi Nishiyama, David J. Linden

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Szapiro and Barbour describe a new mode of neuron-to-neuron communication mediated solely by spillover of neurotransmitter that diffuses out of the synaptic cleft to bind more distant receptors on postsynaptic neurons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)675-677
Number of pages3
JournalNature neuroscience
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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