Channel 17663-IT2

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Metadata classes

  • Animal Model: rat, cat
  • Brain Area: thalamus
  • Neuron Type: thalamic reticular (RE) cell
  • Runtime Q: Q3
  • Subtype: T-type

Metadata generic

  • Age: rat: P8-15, cat: adult
  • Authors: A Destexhe
  • Comments: Low threshold ca current responsible for low threshold spikes (lts) for reticular thalamus. Model of huguenard & mccormick (1992), from data in huguenard and prince (1992), written by a destexhe sept 1992. Model no. 3670, destexhe et al. (1994), is cited as ancestor. Modeling study, using previous data from huguenard and prince (1992, 1994), and contreras etal. (1993). The animal model is from there.
  • Runtime: 7.937
  • Temperature: Model has temperature dependence, with q10 values of 5.0 and 3.0, and original kinetics at 24 deg C.

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