08 November 2005
Vol 2005, Issue 309

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This issue of STKE, which complements the Science Special Issue on Systems-Level Brain Development, contains an Editorial Guide on plastic changes in nervous system function. The picture depicts a model of hippocampal depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition in which the endocannabinoid 2-AG acts as a retrograde messenger. [Image: Christopher Bickel, AAAS]