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Utilizing Combined Methodologies to Define the Role of Plasma Membrane Delivery During Axon Branching and Neuronal Morphogenesis

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10.3791/53743-v

March 16th, 2016

March 16th, 2016

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1Curriculum in Neurobiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Light microscopy techniques coupled with biochemical assays elucidate the involvement of SNARE-mediated exocytosis in netrin-dependent axon branching. This combination of techniques permits identification of molecular mechanisms controlling axon branching and cell shape change.

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