Glutamate

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Glutamate is “a neurotransmitter that excites cells of the central nervous system.”1

“Glutamate is considered to be the major mediator of excitatory signals in the mammalian central nervous system and is involved in most aspects of normal brain function including cognition, memory and learning.”2

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Notes

  1. https://www.thoughtco.com/anatomy-of-the-brain-cerebral-cortex-373217
  2. https://neurotransporter.org/glutamate.html
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