Multiple models to capture the variability in biological neurons and networks

@article{Marder2011MultipleMT,
  title={Multiple models to capture the variability in biological neurons and networks},
  author={E. Marder and Adam L. Taylor},
  journal={Nature Neuroscience},
  year={2011},
  volume={14},
  pages={133-138}
}
How tightly tuned are the synaptic and intrinsic properties that give rise to neuron and circuit function? Experimental work shows that these properties vary considerably across identified neurons in different animals. Given this variability in experimental data, this review describes some of the complications of building computational models to aid in understanding how system dynamics arise from the interaction of system components. We argue that instead of trying to build a single model that… Expand

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