Find models by
Find models for
Find models of
Electrical synapses (gap junctions)
SenseLab mailing list
ModelDB related resources
Computational neuroscience ecosystem
Models in a git repository
Parameter optimization using CMA-ES (Jedrzejewski-Szmek et al 2018)
Download zip file
Help downloading and running models
"Computational models in neuroscience can be used to predict causal relationships between biological mechanisms in neurons and networks, such as the effect of blocking an ion channel or synaptic connection on neuron activity. Since developing a biophysically realistic, single neuron model is exceedingly difficult, software has been developed for automatically adjusting parameters of computational neuronal models. The ideal optimization software should work with commonly used neural simulation software; thus, we present software which works with models specified in declarative format for the MOOSE simulator. Experimental data can be specified using one of two different file formats. The fitness function is customizable as a weighted combination of feature differences. The optimization itself uses the covariance matrix adaptation-evolutionary strategy, because it is robust in the face of local fluctuations of the fitness function, and deals well with a high-dimensional and discontinuous fitness landscape. We demonstrate the versatility of the software by creating several model examples of each of four types of neurons (two subtypes of spiny projection neurons and two subtypes of globus pallidus neurons) by tuning to current clamp data. ..."
J?drzejewski-Szmek Z, Abrahao KP, J?drzejewska-Szmek J, Lovinger DM, Blackwell KT (2018) Parameter Optimization Using Covariance Matrix Adaptation-Evolutionary Strategy (CMA-ES), an Approach to Investigate Differences in Channel Properties Between Neuron Subtypes.
(Click on a link to find other models with that property)
Neuron or other electrically excitable cell;
Neostriatum medium spiny direct pathway GABA cell;
Neostriatum medium spiny indirect pathway GABA cell;
Globus pallidus neuron;
Neostriatum spiny neuron;
Jedrzejewski-Szmek, Zbigniew ;
Jedrzejewska-Szmek, Joanna ;
Blackwell, Avrama [avrama at gmu.edu];
for information about:
Neostriatum medium spiny direct pathway GABA cell
Neostriatum medium spiny indirect pathway GABA cell
File not selected
<- Select file from this column.
Loading data, please wait...