[Neuroscience] Re: Long-term potentiation and depression
Entertained by my own EIMC
(by decoy from mindyaown.biz)
Thu Jun 12 20:24:40 EST 2008
"Christian Wilms" <usenet02 from out-of-phase.de> wrote in message
news:1iifgvx.1y7rwd71anserqN%usenet02 from out-of-phase.de...
> I think in general short-term plasticity refers to changes lasting
> seconds and minutes, while long-term refers to changes lasting hours
> (though 30 minutes is commonly considered to be long-enough-term for
> experimental purposes ;)
That a brainscientist (presumably) can be so narrow-minded as to limit his
definition of LTP to "hours" is *almost* unbelievable, to me.
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