neuron cultures

Hannah Dvorak DvorakH at
Sat Mar 4 16:35:50 EST 1995

In article <3j5rbl$4u1 at>, james32880 at
(James32880) wrote:

> How long would a neuron culture last?

Depends on the type of neurons and the culture conditions.  Hours to months.

> How long would it take for a set of neurons to achieve long-term
> potentiation?

See above answer; depends on the stimulation paradigm used.

>      Any additional information about neuron cultures and\or long-term
> potentiation would be much appreciated.

Try Medline, or the library - there are many books out there about
synaptic plasticity.  Any book about the hippocampus will give you plenty
of info.

>                 Thanks,
>                  James32880

You're welcome.

- Hannah

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