1. Hernandez-Lopez S, Tkatch T, Perez-Garci E, Galarraga E, Bargas J, Hamm H and Surmeier DJ. (2000) D2 dopamine receptors in striatal medium spiny neurons reduce L-type Ca2+ currents and excitability via a novel PLC[beta]1-IP3-calcineurin-signaling cascade. J Neurosci 20:8987-95.

NeuronCompartmentPropertyConnectivityNotes
Neostriatum medium spiny direct pathway GABA cellI L high threshold.(Hernandez-Lopez S et al, 20001 ).

Classical References: first publications on each compartmental property; search PubMed for complete list
1.  Hernandez-Lopez S, Tkatch T, Perez-Garci E, Galarraga E, Bargas J, Hamm H and Surmeier DJ. (2000) D2 dopamine receptors in striatal medium spiny neurons reduce L-type Ca2+ currents and excitability via a novel PLC[beta]1-IP3-calcineurin-signaling cascade. J Neurosci 20:8987-95.