Synaptic Vesicle Endocytosis: Get Two for the Price of One?

ChiHye Chung, Ege T. Kavalali

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Tight coupling between synaptic vesicle exocytosis and endocytosis is critical for the maintenance of neurotransmission. In this issue of Neuron, Zhu et al. reveal a surprising facet of this coupling by showing that, at low frequencies, fusion of a single vesicle leads to retrieval of two vesicles with dissimilar attributes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)333-334
Number of pages2
Issue number3
StatePublished - Feb 12 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Neuroscience


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