Neuronal Transduction and Transmission

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Name 3 examples of regulated secretion
Beta cells releasing insulin in response to increased glucose conc, adipocytes taking up GLUT4 transporters in response to insulin, neurons releasing NT in response to specific signals
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Where are vesicles filled with peptide NT normally produced?
Golgi Apparatus in neurons
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Where are vesicles filled with non-peptide NT normally produced?
Presynaptic terminal in neurons
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How is a "synaptosome" made?
Biochemical approach: snaps off synaptic terminal and it seals to form a bag full of vesicles and machinery
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What shapes make up a clathrin coat?
Pentagons and hexagons
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Where are vesicles filled with peptide NT normally produced?

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Golgi Apparatus in neurons

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Where are vesicles filled with non-peptide NT normally produced?

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How is a "synaptosome" made?

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What shapes make up a clathrin coat?

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