Science Signaling Podcast: 10 April 2012

Participants: Maiken Nedergaard, Katsuhiko Mikoshiba, and Annalisa M. VanHook

A conversation about Research Articles published in the 24 January and 3 April 2012 issues of Science Signaling

Highlighted articles:

A. Torres, F. Wang, Q. Xu, T. Fujita, R. Dobrowolski, K. Willecke, T. Takano, M. Nedergaard, Extracellular Ca2+ Acts as a Mediator of Communication from Neurons to Glia. Sci. Signal. 5, ra8 (2012).

F. Wang, N. A. Smith, Q. Xu, T. Fujita, A. Baba, T. Matsuda, T. Takano, L. Bekar, M. Nedergaard, Astrocytes Modulate Neural Network Activity by Ca2+-Dependent Uptake of Extracellular K+. Sci. Signal. 5, ra26 (2012).

M. Arizono, H. Bannai, K. Nakamura, F. Niwa, M. Enomoto, T. Matsu-ura, A. Miyamoto, M. W. Sherwood, T. Nakamura, K. Mikoshiba, Receptor-Selective Diffusion Barrier Enhances Sensitivity of Astrocytic Processes to Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor Stimulation. Sci. Signal. 5, ra27 (2012).

Length: 21 minutes

File size: 11.8 MB

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