Inner hair cell auditory nerve synapse model (Deligeorges, Mountain 1997)

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Accession:36869
This model simulates the response of the synapse between the inner hair cell and an auditory nerve fiber to a square voltage pulse applied to the IHC membrane. The model output is average firing rate. More details of this model can be found in: Deligeorges and Mountain.
References:
1 . Deligeorges S, Mountain DC (1997) A model for periodicity coding in the auditory system. Computational Neuroscience: Trends in Research, Bower JM, ed. pp.609
2 . Singh S, Mountain DC (1997) A model for duration coding in the inferior colliculus. Computational Neuroscience: Trends in Research, Bower JM, ed. pp.497
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Model Type: Synapse;
Brain Region(s)/Organism:
Cell Type(s): Cochlea hair cell (auditory);
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Simulation Environment: MATLAB;
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Implementer(s): Mountain, David [dcm at bu.edu]; Deligeorges, S;
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