GSBS Student Publications

Title

Letting Go of JuNK by Disassembly of Adhesive Complexes

Student Author(s)

Jonathan E. Farley

GSBS Program

Neuroscience

Publication Date

2015-12-02

UMMS Affiliation

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

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.

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.neuron.2015.11.015

Source

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

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Neuron

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

26637791

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