Network Oscillations Generated by Balancing Graded Asymmetric Reciprocal Inhibition in Passive Neurons

@article{Manor1999NetworkOG,
  title={Network Oscillations Generated by Balancing Graded Asymmetric Reciprocal Inhibition in Passive Neurons},
  author={Yair Manor and Farzan Nadim and Steven Epstein and Jason T. Ritt and Eve Marder and Nancy J. Kopell},
  journal={The Journal of Neuroscience},
  year={1999},
  volume={19},
  pages={2765 - 2779}
}
We describe a novel mechanism by which network oscillations can arise from reciprocal inhibitory connections between two entirely passive neurons. The model was inspired by the activation of the gastric mill rhythm in the crab stomatogastric ganglion by the modulatory commissural ganglion neuron 1 (MCN1), but it is studied here in general terms. One model neuron has a linear current–voltage (I–V) curve with a low (L) resting potential, and the second model neuron has a linear current–voltage… 
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