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  • n. A small integral membrane protein of secretory vesicles.


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  • As good as normal spell check is, in the face of such odd and specialized vocabulary that you get in medical school (i.e. postganglionic, synaptobrevin, trophotropic, ethanolamine) my pages end up so littered with red that I normally cant find the words that are really misspelled, nor can it help me with most.

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  • To determine whether our newly identified rpm-1 mutations also impair presynaptic bouton formation, we examined the subcellular localization of SNB-1 (synaptobrevin) using juIs1, a transgene that expresses a SNB-1:: GFP protein fusion in motorneurons.

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  • The yeast exocytic SNAREs consist of the synaptobrevin homologues Snc1 / 2p on the secretory vesicle and the syntaxin homologues Sso1 / 2p and SNAP25 homologue Sec9p on the plasma membrane

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  • McPherson PS, De Camilli P (1996) The V0 sector of the V-ATPase, synaptobrevin, and synaptophysin are associated on synaptic vesicles in a Triton X-100-resistant, freeze thawing sensitive complex.

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  • (b-e) Hippocampal neurons were labeled with rabbit antibody to SNAP-23 and mouse monoclonal antibodies to PSD-95, synaptobrevin/VAMP-2, gephyrin or NR1, as indicated.

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  • a loss of the proteins synaptophysin and synaptobrevin.

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