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Long-Term Potentiation

"Long-Term Potentiation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A persistent increase in synaptic efficacy, usually induced by appropriate activation of the same synapses. The phenomenological properties of long-term potentiation suggest that it may be a cellular mechanism of learning and memory.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Long-Term Potentiation" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Long-Term Potentiation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.