activity-regulated cytoskeletal-associated protein

activity-regulated cytoskeletal-associated protein

A protein encoded by ARC on 8q24.3, which is a marker of neuronal differentiation critical for consolidating synaptic plasticity and forming long-term memory. It regulates endocytosis of AMPA receptors in response to synaptic activity.
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