Physiological data of the pyramidal neuron

Gary Fisk fisk at
Sat Oct 28 11:11:11 EST 1995

In article <46qoju$493 at>, ricci at (Ieong Sze Chung
Ricci) wrote:

> Hello,
>         I would like to model the Long Term Potentiation (LTP) phenomemon 
> on the computational neuron model, and I would like to find some 
> physiological data of the pyramidal neuron, such as the normal firing 
> frequency, the maximum and minimum firing frequency of the pyramidal 
> neuron, the maximum discharge potential, etc. Actually where can I find 
> such information, can any one email the name of the related paper, 
> journals or any source of the above information to me.
>         Thanks a lot.
> --
>                                                 Ricci Ieong Sze-Chung
>                                                 email: ricci at

A good place to start would be the book _Single Neuron Computation_ 1992,
McKenna, Davis, and Zornetzer, eds., Academic Press, Inc.

Good luck.


Gary Fisk, Ph.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
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