regulation of synapse structural plasticity Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description Any process that modulates the frequency, rate or extent of synapse structural plasticity. Synapse structural plasticity is a type of cytoskeletal remodeling; this remodeling is induced by stimuli that can lead to long term potentiation and it can be activity-dependent or -independent. Examples of cytoskeletal changes include the formation of new spines and increase in spine size; this can be accompanied by the insertion of greater numbers of glutamate (or other neurotransmitter) receptors into the post-synaptic membrane. (Gene Ontology, GO_0051823)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0051823
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8 genes participating in the regulation of synapse structural plasticity biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
CAMK1 calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase I
CAMK2B calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II beta
CDC42 cell division cycle 42
CTNNA2 catenin (cadherin-associated protein), alpha 2
DRD2 dopamine receptor D2
FRMPD4 FERM and PDZ domain containing 4
NCAN neurocan
SHANK3 SH3 and multiple ankyrin repeat domains 3