Pathological mechanism
Model block of I_A
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A model shows that block of I_A is sufficient to cause membrane depolarization, calcium influx, and increased excitability (Good TA, Murphy RM 1996). The increased excitability is in the opposite direction of aBeta's usual effect on neurons which is to make them less excitable.
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