question related to neuron spiking

Xiaoshen Li xli6 at
Mon Mar 22 10:49:43 EST 2004


When I read papers about neuron spiking or bursting, there are two terms 
I don't really understand:


I understand Hodgkin-Huxley mechanism. And I know Potassium channel 
activation causes AHP and brings membrane potential back. But a paper 
has a description "spike trains with deep, monophasic AHPs...". Does the 
  shape of AHP tell something significant? Could you give me more info 
about this issue?

I have no idea what ADP is. Could you also help me?

Thank you very much.

Best Regards,
Xiaoshen Li

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