Voltage- and Branch-specific Climbing Fiber Responses in Purkinje Cells (Zang et al 2018)

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"Climbing fibers (CFs) provide instructive signals driving cerebellar learning, but mechanisms causing the variable CF responses in Purkinje cells (PCs) are not fully understood. Using a new experimentally validated PC model, we unveil the ionic mechanisms underlying CF-evoked distinct spike waveforms on different parts of the PC. We demonstrate that voltage can gate both the amplitude and the spatial range of CF-evoked Ca2+ influx by the availability of K+ currents. ... The voltage- and branch-specific CF responses can increase dendritic computational capacity and enable PCs to actively integrate CF signals."
Reference:
1 . Zang Y, Dieudonné S, De Schutter E (2018) Voltage- and Branch-Specific Climbing Fiber Responses in Purkinje Cells Cell Reports 24(6):1536-1549 [PubMed]
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Model Type: Neuron or other electrically excitable cell;
Brain Region(s)/Organism: Cerebellum;
Cell Type(s): Cerebellum Purkinje GABA cell;
Channel(s): Ca pump; I K; I K,Ca; I Na,p; I h;
Gap Junctions:
Receptor(s):
Gene(s):
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Simulation Environment: NEURON;
Model Concept(s): Action Potential Initiation; Active Dendrites; Synaptic Integration; Dendritic Action Potentials; Detailed Neuronal Models;
Implementer(s): Zang, Yunliang ;
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TITLE SK2 multi-state model Cerebellum Golgi Cell Model

COMMENT
Now I have speed up the reaction rate by 3 to compensate the diffusion factor incorporated by Sergio.
Author:Sergio Solinas, Lia Forti, Egidio DAngelo
Based on data from: Hirschberg, Maylie, Adelman, Marrion J Gen Physiol 1998
Last revised: May 2007

Published in:
             Sergio M. Solinas, Lia Forti, Elisabetta Cesana, 
             Jonathan Mapelli, Erik De Schutter and Egidio D`Angelo (2008)
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             electroresponsiveness in cerebellar golgi cells
             Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 2:2
ENDCOMMENT

NEURON{
	SUFFIX SK2
	USEION ca READ cai
	USEION k READ ek WRITE ik 
	RANGE gkbar, g, ik, tcorr,scal
:    THREADSAFE
}

UNITS {
	(mA) = (milliamp)
	(mV) = (millivolt)
	(molar) = (1/liter)
	(mM) = (millimolar)
}

PARAMETER {
	celsius  (degC)
	cai (mM)
	gkbar = 0.038 (mho/cm2)
	Q10 = 2.7 (1)
	diff = 1 (1) : diffusion factor
    scal = 1
: rates ca-indipendent
	invc1 = 80e-3  ( /ms)
	invc2 = 80e-3  ( /ms)
	invc3 = 200e-3 ( /ms)

	invo1 = 1      ( /ms)
	invo2 = 100e-3 ( /ms)
	diro1 = 160e-3 ( /ms)
	diro2 = 1.2    ( /ms)

: rates ca-dipendent
	dirc2 = 200 ( /ms-mM )
	dirc3 = 160 ( /ms-mM )
	dirc4 = 80  ( /ms-mM )

}

ASSIGNED{ 
	v	(mV) 
	ek	(mV) 
	g	(mho/cm2) 
	ik	(mA/cm2) 
	invc1_t  ( /ms)
	invc2_t  ( /ms)
	invc3_t  ( /ms)
	invo1_t  ( /ms)
	invo2_t  ( /ms)
	diro1_t  ( /ms)
	diro2_t  ( /ms)
	dirc2_t  ( /ms-mM)
	dirc3_t  ( /ms-mM)
	dirc4_t  ( /ms-mM)
	tcorr	 (1)

	dirc2_t_ca  ( /ms)
	dirc3_t_ca  ( /ms)
	dirc4_t_ca  ( /ms)
} 

STATE {
	c1
	c2
	c3
	c4
	o1
	o2
}

BREAKPOINT{ 
	SOLVE kin METHOD sparse 
	g = gkbar*(o1+o2)	:(mho/cm2)
	ik = g*(v-ek)		:(mA/cm2)
} 

INITIAL{
	rate(celsius)
	SOLVE kin STEADYSTATE sparse
} 

KINETIC kin{ 
	rates(cai/diff) 
	~c1<->c2 (dirc2_t_ca, invc1_t) 
	~c2<->c3 (dirc3_t_ca, invc2_t) 
	~c3<->c4 (dirc4_t_ca, invc3_t) 
	~c3<->o1 (diro1_t, invo1_t) 
	~c4<->o2 (diro2_t, invo2_t) 
	CONSERVE c1+c2+c3+c4+o2+o1=1 
} 

FUNCTION temper (Q10, celsius (degC)) {
	temper = Q10^((celsius -23(degC)) / 10(degC)) 
}

PROCEDURE rates(cai(mM)){
	dirc2_t_ca = dirc2_t*cai
	dirc3_t_ca = dirc3_t*cai
	dirc4_t_ca = dirc4_t*cai 
} 

PROCEDURE rate (celsius(degC)) {
	tcorr = temper (Q10,celsius)*scal
	invc1_t = invc1*tcorr
	invc2_t = invc2*tcorr
	invc3_t = invc3*tcorr
	invo1_t = invo1*tcorr
	invo2_t = invo2*tcorr
	diro1_t = diro1*tcorr
	diro2_t = diro2*tcorr
	dirc2_t = dirc2*tcorr
	dirc3_t = dirc3*tcorr
	dirc4_t = dirc4*tcorr
}

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