Methods in Neuronal Modeling - 2nd Edition
From Ions to Networks
by Christof Koch and Idan Segev (eds.)

Chapter 5   Modeling Active Dendritic Processes in Pyramidal Neurons

Zachary F. Mainen and Terrence J. Sejnowski

Code for simulations referenced in this chapter can be accessed below.
Please contact Zach Mainen at zach@cshl.org for further information.


A model of spike initiation in neocortical pyramidal neurons
Z. F. Mainen, J. Joerges, J. R. Huguenard and T. J. Sejnowski
Neuron 15, 1427-1439 (1995)
Medline
Full text (postscript)

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Influence of dendritic structure on firing pattern in model neocortical neurons
Z. F. Mainen and T. J. Sejnowski
Nature 382, 363-366 (1996)
Medline

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Links to other chapters in Methods in Neuronal Modeling - 2nd Edition.

NEURON home page: site to obtain the NEURON simulator software needed for running the demo.