Threshold-Action potential

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Snake Eater
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Threshold-Action potential

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Which is the level of threshold, when starts an action potential?
In mammalian is -55 mV

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I can change this values in neuron?

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Post by ted »

This thread was moved to "General questions . . . " because it does not pertain to
NEURON.

The Hodgkin-Huxley action potential does not have a threshold voltage. This was
established over 30 years ago, although I do not have a citation at hand.
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