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Curr Biol. 1996 Dec 1;6(12):1560-2.

Neuronal firing: does function follow form?

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Department of Neuroscience, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA.

Abstract

Neurons generate diverse firing patterns to perform a range of specialized tasks. Experiments show that many features of these firing patterns arise from distinctive membrane properties, but theoretical work predicts that differences in neuronal morphology are also important.

PMID:
8994812
DOI:
10.1016/s0960-9822(02)70771-9
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
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