GSBS Student Publications

Title

Letting Go of JuNK by Disassembly of Adhesive Complexes

Student Author(s)

Jonathan E. Farley

GSBS Program

Neuroscience

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Neurobiology; Freeman Lab; Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Neuroscience Program

Date

12-2-2015

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Neuroscience and Neurobiology

Abstract

Immature neural circuits form excessive synaptic connections that are later refined through pruning of exuberant branches. In this issue, Bornstein et al. identify a role for JNK signaling in selective axon elimination through disassembly of cell adhesion complexes.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Neuron. 2015 Dec 2;88(5):848-50. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2015.11.015. Link to article on publisher's site

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.neuron.2015.11.015

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Journal Title

Neuron

PubMed ID

26637791