Contribution of the Axon Initial Segment to Action Potentials Recorded Extracellularly

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Teleńczuk, Maria; Brette, Romain; Destexhe, Alain; Teleńczuk, Bartosz;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Society for Neuroscience
  • Journal: eneuro, volume 5, issue 3,pageENEURO.0068-18.2018 ( eissn: 2373-2822)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0068-18.2018, pmc: PMC5987634
  • Subject: MESH : Electrophysiological Phenomena | [ SDV.NEU.PC ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Neurons and Cognition [q-bio.NC]/Psychology and behavior | MESH : Animals | New Research | MESH : Rats | [ SDV.NEU.NB ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Neurons and Cognition [q-bio.NC]/Neurobiology | axon initial segment | extracellular action potential | MESH : Sodium Channels | 6 | MESH : Axon Initial Segment | computational modelling | 6.1 | MESH : Action Potentials | [ SDV.NEU.SC ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Neurons and Cognition [q-bio.NC]/Cognitive Sciences | MESH : Pyramidal Cells | MESH : Models, Neurological | Neuronal Excitability
    mesheuropmc: education | nervous system

International audience; Action potentials (APs) are electric phenomena that are recorded both intracellularly and extracellularly. APs are usually initiated in the short segment of the axon called the axon initial segment (AIS). It was recently proposed that at the onse... View more
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