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Paper of note in Science Translational Medicine

Sci. Signal.  28 Jun 2016:
Vol. 9, Issue 434, pp. ec153
DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.aah4190


AMPAkines protect young brains

pAdministration of an AMPAkine prevents long-term deficits induced by repeated neonatal anesthesia

L. Huang, J. Cichon, I. Ninan, G. Yang, Post-anesthesia AMPA receptor potentiation prevents anesthesia-induced learning and synaptic deficits. Sci. Transl. Med. 8, 344ra85 (2016). [Abstract]