Synapse Remodeling, Compliments of the Complement System

Lawrence Fourgeaud, Lisa M. Boulanger

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A growing body of evidence indicates that some proteins known for their immune functions also have distinct nonimmune functions in the normal uninjured central nervous system. In this issue, Stevens et al. (2007) demonstrate an unexpected requirement for molecules of the complement cascade in the remodeling of synaptic connections in the developing visual system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1034-1036
Number of pages3
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 14 2007
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology


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