Refractory Period

Mickey Rowe rowe at
Thu Apr 30 11:46:30 EST 1992

In article <1992Apr29.211828.28557 at>
     mitchm at (Mitchell Maltenfort) writes:

}In article <76214 at> rowe at 
     (Mickey Rowe) writes:

}>While this is a good rule of thumb, there are some cells that are
}>known to be a bit faster.  You might want to look into Renshaw Cells
}>(in mammalian spinal cord).  I think that they can respond at rates
}>one or two magnitudes higher.
}	Actually, they fire in bursts starting at 1k Hz and sharply falling

Ok, ok, I retract it.  Sorry, Pedro.

}Mitchell Maltenfort	Northwestern Unversity	Chicago, Illinois

Mickey Rowe     (rowe at

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