The action of γ-Aminobutyric acid on cortical neurones

@article{Krnjevic2004TheAO,
  title={The action of $\gamma$-Aminobutyric acid on cortical neurones},
  author={Kresimir Krnjević and Susan Schwartz},
  journal={Experimental Brain Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={3},
  pages={320-336}
}
SummaryIn cats under pentobarbitone anaesthesia, GABA was tested on cortical, pericruciate neurones and its action compared with IPSPs evoked by surface stimulation. GABA was applied to individual cells by microiontophoresis, while recording the membrane potential and resistance. When K citrate-recording electrodes were used, GABA always hyperpolarized the cell and lowered its resistance, like the synaptic inhibitory effect. By adequate polarization both the action of GABA and the IPSP could be… 

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