"Growth Cones" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Bulbous enlargement of the growing tip of nerve axons and dendrites. They are crucial to neuronal development because of their pathfinding ability and their role in synaptogenesis.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Growth Cones" by people in Profiles.
Deconstruction of the beaten Path-Sidestep interaction network provides insights into neuromuscular system development. Elife. 2017 08 15; 6.
Dopamine D2 receptor stimulation potentiates PolyQ-Huntingtin-induced mouse striatal neuron dysfunctions via Rho/ROCK-II activation. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 15; 4(12):e8287.
Biophysics. Clutch dynamics. Science. 2008 Dec 12; 322(5908):1646-7.
Tiling of r7 axons in the Drosophila visual system is mediated both by transduction of an activin signal to the nucleus and by mutual repulsion. Neuron. 2007 Dec 06; 56(5):793-806.
Real-time imaging of the dynamics of secretory granules in growth cones. Biophys J. 1999 Nov; 77(5):2887-95.