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Author Topic: What is the difference between neural and synaptic plasticity???  (Read 142 times)  Share 

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Re: What is the difference between neural and synaptic plasticity???
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2019, 02:02:03 pm »
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Neural plasticity is the ability of the brain to change its structure/function over time, whereas synaptic placticity refers to the changing in strength of the synapse over time. You could say synaptic placticity is a subset of neural plasticity.
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