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Neuronal Cytoskeleton

Publication year 2019
Published in Current Biology
Authors A Freal, Casper C Hoogenraad

Local microtubule remodeling plays a crucial role in controlling the transport of neuronal cargo. A new study reveals that excitatory en passant boutons in the axon are hotspots for activity-induced microtubule nucleation and provide tracks for interbouton vesicle trafficking.

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