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Burst firing pattern

Name: Burst firing pattern
Description: is an extremely diverse general phenomenon of the activation patterns of neurons in the central nervous system and spinal cord where periods of rapid spiking are followed by quiescent, silent, periods. Bursting is thought to be important in the operation of robust central pattern generators, the transmission of neural codes, and some neuropathologies such as epilepsy.
Synonym(s): Bursting
Super-category: Spike Train
URL: ModelDB:3630
Id: oen_0001084
Related to: Action potential
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CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefiningCitationModelDB:3630  +
Definitionis an extremely diverse general phenomenon is an extremely diverse general phenomenon of the activation patterns of neurons in the central nervous system and spinal cord where periods of rapid spiking are followed by quiescent, silent, periods. Bursting is thought to be important in the operation of robust central pattern generators, the transmission of neural codes, and some neuropathologies such as epilepsy. nd some neuropathologies such as epilepsy.
Idoen_0001084  +
LabelBurst firing pattern  +
ModifiedDate21 October 2013  +
RelatedToAction potential  +
SuperCategorySpike Train  +
SynonymBursting  +