Glia: The Glue Holding Memories Together

Adult oligodendrogenesis is regulated by neuronal activity and learning. Can it affect memory processes? In this issue of Neuron, Steadman et al. (2020) found that newly generated oligodendrocytes are crucial for memory acquisition and consolidation and required for the neuronal coupling between brain regions known to be involved in memory.

Authors: Adi Doron, Inbal Goshen
Year of publication: 2020
Journal: Neuron Volume 105, Issue 1, Pages 9-11

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