Electrophysiological actions of somatostatin (SRIF) in hippocampus: Anin vitro study

@article{Mueller1986ElectrophysiologicalAO,
  title={Electrophysiological actions of somatostatin (SRIF) in hippocampus: Anin vitro study},
  author={Alan L. Mueller and Dennis D. Kunkel and Phillip A. Schwartzkroin},
  journal={Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology},
  year={1986},
  volume={6},
  pages={363-379}
}
1. The electrophysiological actions of somatostatin (somatotropin release inhibiting factor; SRIF) were investigated in thein vitro hippocampal slice preparation. Intracellular recordings were obtained from pyramidal neurons in area CA1 in slices of hippocampus from guinea pigs and rabbits. 2. Somatostatin, applied via micropressure ejection to CA1 pyramidal-cell somata, was primarily excitatory. The effects, however, were quite variable, with nearly all cells displaying pronounced… CONTINUE READING

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