action potential initiation

Known as: action potential firing, action potential triggering 
The initiating cycle of an action potential. In vertebrate neurons this typically occurs at an axon hillock. Not all initiated axon potentials… (More)
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2014
2014
Action potential (AP) generation in inhibitory interneurons is critical for cortical excitation-inhibition balance and… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
In central neurons, the threshold for spike initiation can depend on the stimulus and varies between cells and between recording… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Computations in cortical circuits are mediated by synaptic interactions between excitatory and inhibitory neurons, and yet we… (More)
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1999
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1999
The role of dendritic voltage-gated ion channels in the generation of action potential bursting was investigated using whole cell… (More)
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1998
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1998
Voltage-gated sodium channels (NaCh) are colocalized with isoforms of the membrane-skeletal protein ankyrinG at axon initial… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
1. Initiation and propagation of action potentials evoked by extracellular synaptic stimulation was studied using simultaneous… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Irregular firing patterns are observed in most central neurons in vivo, but their origin is controversial. Here, we show that two… (More)
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1995
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1995
The temporal and spatial profile of activity-evoked changes in membrane potential and intracellular calcium concentration in the… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The site of action potential initiation in substantia nigra neurons was investigated by using simultaneous somatic and dendritic… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Using the fluorescent membrane label FM 1-43, we have measured the release, reuptake, and repriming of synaptic vesicles in… (More)
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