minature inhibitor postsynaptic currents

BilZ0r BilZ0r at TAKETHISOUThotmail.com
Thu Sep 16 20:38:13 EST 2004

r norman <rsn_ at _comcast.net> wrote in 
news:44bkk0dri5sa7othkk641e3eldm1md6b8l at 4ax.com:

>>Oh... I thought spontaneous potentials were the result of sponateous 
>>firing of a neuron, as against evoked firing.
> No, it is the spontaneous release of a vesicle, as against release
> evoked by presynaptic depolarization and consequent Ca++ events.

Then what do you call potentials induced by spontaneously firing neurons?

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