Dendritic mechanisms contribute to stimulus-specific adaptation in an insect neuron.

@article{Triblehorn2013DendriticMC,
  title={Dendritic mechanisms contribute to stimulus-specific adaptation in an insect neuron.},
  author={Jeffrey D. Triblehorn and Johannes Schul},
  journal={Journal of neurophysiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={110 9},
  pages={
          2217-26
        }
}
Reduced neuronal activation to repetitive stimulation is a common feature of information processing in nervous systems. Such stimulus-specific adaptation (SSA) occurs in many systems, but the underlying neural mechanisms are not well understood. The Neoconocephalus (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae) TN-1 auditory neuron exhibits an SSA-like process, characterized by reliably detecting deviant pulses after response cessation to common standard pulses. Therefore, TN-1 provides a model system to study… 

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