GPi/GPe neuron models (Johnson and McIntyre 2008)

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Accession:114685
Model files for two types of non-human primate neurons used in the paper: simplified versions of 1) a GPi neuron and 2) a GPe axon collateralizing in GPi en route to STN.
Reference:
1 . Johnson MD, McIntyre CC (2008) Quantifying the neural elements activated and inhibited by globus pallidus deep brain stimulation. J Neurophysiol 100:2549-63 [PubMed]
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Model Type: Neuron or other electrically excitable cell; Axon;
Brain Region(s)/Organism:
Cell Type(s): Globus pallidus neuron;
Channel(s): I Sodium; I Calcium; I Potassium;
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Simulation Environment: NEURON;
Model Concept(s): Simplified Models; Axonal Action Potentials; Parkinson's; Extracellular Fields;
Implementer(s): Johnson, Matthew D [johnsom11 at ccf.org];
Search NeuronDB for information about:  I Sodium; I Calcium; I Potassium;
//***********************************************************************************
// GPi NEURON MODEL - soma, axon, dendrites (Fig4 from Parent2001 J. Comp. Neurol.)
//  --> pallidofugal fibers projected to thalamus and PPN, but removed the distal
//      axonal structure to reduce the computational load
//
// Matt Johnson (updated 8/08)
//
// NEURON code framework based on: Miocinovic2006 and Gillies2006
// NEURON 6.1 (Windows version)
//***********************************************************************************

load_file("GPi_init.hoc")

//***********************************************************************************
// Simulation Controls
//***********************************************************************************

finitialize(v_init)
fcurrent()

load_file("GPi_hocProps.ses")

init()
run()

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