Arteriolar networks: Spread of potential (Crane et al 2001)

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Accession:3785
Crane, G.J., Hines, M.L., and Neild, T.O. (2001) Simulating the spread of membrane potential changes in arteriolar networks. Microcirculation 8:33-43. This model uses a gap junction density mechanism to couple arteriolar smooth muscle and endothelium in microvascular trees.
Reference:
1 . Crane GJ, Hines ML, Neild TO (2001) Simulating the spread of membrane potential changes in arteriolar networks. Microcirculation 8:33-43 [PubMed]
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Model Type:
Brain Region(s)/Organism:
Cell Type(s): Arteriolar network;
Channel(s):
Gap Junctions: Gap junctions;
Receptor(s):
Gene(s):
Transmitter(s):
Simulation Environment: NEURON;
Model Concept(s):
Implementer(s): Hines, Michael [Michael.Hines at Yale.edu]; Crane, Glenis J [prsgjc at bath.ac.uk];
TITLE couple5.mod

NEURON {
	SUFFIX couple5
	NONSPECIFIC_CURRENT i
	RANGE r, i
	POINTER vc
}

PARAMETER {
	r = 100 (ohm-cm2)
}

ASSIGNED {
	i (milliamp/cm2)
	v (millivolt)
	vc (millivolt)
}

BREAKPOINT {
	i = (v - vc)/r
}