1. Partridge JG, Janssen MJ, Chou DY, Abe K, Zukowska Z and Vicini S. (2009) Excitatory and inhibitory synapses in neuropeptide Y-expressing striatal interneurons. J Neurophysiol 102:3038-45 [Journal] .

NeuronCompartmentPropertyConnectivityNotes
Neostriatum interneuron SOM/NOS GABA cellDistal equivalent dendriteNMDAweak cortical inputAMPA and NMDA receptor mediated cortical glutamatergic inputs that were relatively weak compared to the inputs of SPNs and GABAA receptor mediated inhibitory inputs comparable to those of SPNs.” (Partridge JG et al, 20091 ). Reviewed in (Tepper JM et al, 20102 ).
Neostriatum interneuron SOM/NOS GABA cellMiddle equivalent dendriteNMDAweak cortical inputAMPA and NMDA receptor mediated cortical glutamatergic inputs that were relatively weak compared to the inputs of SPNs and GABAA receptor mediated inhibitory inputs comparable to those of SPNs.” (Partridge JG et al, 20091 ). Reviewed in (Tepper JM et al, 20102 ).
Neostriatum interneuron SOM/NOS GABA cellProximal equivalent dendriteNMDAweak cortical inputAMPA and NMDA receptor mediated cortical glutamatergic inputs that were relatively weak compared to the inputs of SPNs and GABAA receptor mediated inhibitory inputs comparable to those of SPNs.” (Partridge JG et al, 20091 ). Reviewed in (Tepper JM et al, 20102 ).
Neostriatum interneuron SOM/NOS GABA cellDistal equivalent dendriteAMPAweak cortical inputAMPA and NMDA receptor mediated cortical glutamatergic inputs that were relatively weak compared to the inputs of SPNs and GABAA receptor mediated inhibitory inputs comparable to those of SPNs.” (Partridge JG et al, 20091 ). Reviewed in (Tepper JM et al, 20102 ).
Neostriatum interneuron SOM/NOS GABA cellMiddle equivalent dendriteAMPAweak cortical inputAMPA and NMDA receptor mediated cortical glutamatergic inputs that were relatively weak compared to the inputs of SPNs and GABAA receptor mediated inhibitory inputs comparable to those of SPNs.” (Partridge JG et al, 20091 ). Reviewed in (Tepper JM et al, 20102 ).
Neostriatum interneuron SOM/NOS GABA cellProximal equivalent dendriteAMPAweak cortical inputAMPA and NMDA receptor mediated cortical glutamatergic inputs that were relatively weak compared to the inputs of SPNs and GABAA receptor mediated inhibitory inputs comparable to those of SPNs.” (Partridge JG et al, 20091 ). Reviewed in (Tepper JM et al, 20102 ).

Classical References: first publications on each compartmental property; search PubMed for complete list
1.  Partridge JG, Janssen MJ, Chou DY, Abe K, Zukowska Z and Vicini S. (2009) Excitatory and inhibitory synapses in neuropeptide Y-expressing striatal interneurons. J Neurophysiol 102:3038-45 [Journal] .
2.  Tepper JM, Tecuapetla F, Koós T and Ibáñez-Sandoval O. (2010) Heterogeneity and diversity of striatal GABAergic interneurons. Front Neuroanat 4:150 [Journal] .