1. Ledergerber D and Larkum ME. (2010) Properties of layer 6 pyramidal neuron apical dendrites. J Neurosci 30:13031-44 [Journal] .

NeuronCompartmentPropertyConnectivityNotes
Neocortex L5/6 pyramidal GLU cellDistal apical dendriteNMDA.Apical dendrites of L6 pyramidal neurons in somatosensory cortex are similar to L5 and L2/3 in that they includeNMDA-dependent electrogenesis (Ledergerber D and Larkum ME, 20101 ).
Neocortex M1 L6 pyramidal corticothalamic GLU cellDistal apical dendriteNMDA.Apical dendrites of L6 pyramidal neurons in somatosensory cortex are similar to L5 and L2/3 in that they includeNMDA-dependent electrogenesis (Ledergerber D and Larkum ME, 20101 ).

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1.  Ledergerber D and Larkum ME. (2010) Properties of layer 6 pyramidal neuron apical dendrites. J Neurosci 30:13031-44 [Journal] .