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1. Kim J, Kaang BK. Cyclic AMP response element-binding protein (CREB) transcription factor in astrocytic synaptic communication. Front Synaptic Neurosci. 2023;14:1059918. Published 2023 Jan 4. doi:10.3389/fnsyn.2022.1059918

2. Lee C, Lee BH, Jung H, et al. Hippocampal engram networks for fear memory recruit new synapses and modify pre-existing synapses in vivo. Curr Biol. 2023;33(3):507-516.e3. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2022.12.038

3. Choi JE, Kaang BK. Plasticity of Dendritic Spines Underlies Fear Memory. Neuroscientist. Published online July 22, 2023. doi:10.1177/10738584231185530

4. Guntupalli S, Park P, Han DH, et al. Ubiquitination of the GluA1 Subunit of AMPA Receptors Is Required for Synaptic Plasticity, Memory, and Cognitive Flexibility. J Neurosci. 2023;43(30):5448-5457. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1542-22.2023

5. Lee H, Kaang BK. How engram mediates learning, extinction, and relapse. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2023;81:102723. doi:10.1016/j.conb.2023.102723

6. Kim T, Choi DI, Choi JE, et al. Activated somatostatin interneurons orchestrate memory microcircuits. Neuron. Published online October 31, 2023. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2023.10.013

7. Park H, Kaang BK. Memory allocation at the neuronal and synaptic levels. BMB Rep. Published online November 14, 2023.

8. Choi JE, Kaang BK. Increased social interaction in Shank2-deficient mice following acute social isolation. Mol Brain. 2023;16(1):35. Published 2023 Apr 15. doi:10.1186/s13041-023-01025-x

9. Lee C, Oh J, Lee JH, Kaang BK, Ko HG. Loosely synchronized activation of anterior cingulate cortical neurons for scratching response during histamine-induced itch. Mol Brain. 2023;16(1):51. Published 2023 Jun 13. doi:10.1186/s13041-023-01037-7