Àngels Garcia-Cazorla
Sobre Àngels Garcia-Cazorla

Neuróloga pediátrica, Master en Neurociencias, PI del "Laboratorio de Metabolismo Sinaptico" en la Fundació Sant Joan de Déu, Barcelona. Fundadora del proyecto "Connecting the growing brain" .

14 entradas publicadas por Àngels Garcia-Cazorla

Neurotransmisión colinérgica y cerebro en desarrollo

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What do you know about acetylcholine?  What about its role in the developing brain?   Are there diseases of the central nervous system due to abnormal cholinergic transmission in paediatrics? Our current knowledge about disorders of neurotransmission in children is focused on transmitters such as dopamine, serotonin or GABA. By contrast little is known about the […]

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Serotonina y arquitectura del córtex cerebral

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The neurotransmitters sculpt the brain Serotonin is an abundant neurotransmitter in the brain. During development, serotonin regulates processes such as neuronal migration and dendrite differentiation through some particular 5HT receptors. Abnormal serotoninergic neurotransmission during early periods of life may disrupt the construction of  cortical circuits and contribute to neurologic and neuropsychiatric disorders.   The human […]

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