Events Leading to Neurotransmitter Release

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STEP 1

AP passes along an axon and over surface of synaptic knob

STEP 2

synaptic knob membrane becomes permeable to Calcium ions and diffuse inward

STEP 3

in presence of calcium ions, synaptic vesciles fuse to synaptic knob membrane

STEP 4

synaptic vesicles release neurotransmitter by exocytosis into synaptic cleft

STEP 5

synaptic vesicles become part of membrane

STEP 6

the added membrance provides material for endocytotic vesciles

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