Meaning of LONG-TERM POTENTIATION in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

Date: 1984

: a long-lasting strengthening of the response of a postsynaptic nerve cell to stimulation across the synapse that occurs with repeated stimulation and is thought to be related to learning and long-term memory — abbreviation LTP

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