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Postsynaptic Potentials

Known as: Postsynaptic Potential, Potential, Postsynaptic, Potentials, Postsynaptic 
The membrane potentials across the SYNAPTIC MEMBRANES of the target cells of the NEUROTRANSMISSION pathway.
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The firing of neostriatal spiny neurons in response to an excitatory input is modulated and sculpted by a variety of factors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Whole-cell voltage recordings were made in vivo from excitatory neurons (n = 23) in layer 4 of the barrel cortex in urethane… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
gamma-Aminobutyric acid (GABA), the principal inhibitory neurotransmitter in the cerebral cortex, maintains the inhibitory tone… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The neocortex has at least two different networks of electrically coupled inhibitory interneurons: fast-spiking (FS) and low… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In neocortical circuits, repetitively active neurons evoke unitary postsynaptic potentials (PSPs) whose peak amplitudes either… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We investigated the spatiotemporal activation pattern, produced by one visual stimulus, across cerebral cortical regions in awake… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
PARTIALLY synchronous 40-Hz oscillations of cortical neurons have been implicated in cognitive function. Specifically, coherence… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Dual intracellular recordings from microscopically identified neurons in the hippocampus reveal that the synaptic terminals of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Spindle waves are a prototypical example of synchronized oscillations, a common feature of neuronal activity in thalamic and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We have developed a novel slice preparation of the mouse somatosensory forebrain. This preparation is unique in including both… Expand
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