Unformatted text preview: ) constant Eq. 9 λ = (rm/ri)1/2 Where rm is the membrane resistance for the length of neuron we are looking at (e.g., Ωcm), and ri is the internal
resistance for the length of neuron we are looking at (e.g., Ω/cm) The space constant equation Eq. 10 ΔV(x) = ΔVss e(x/λ) The unified equation Eq. 11 ΔV = ΔVss [1e(t/ τ)]*[e(x/λ)] These can be found on extra practice on homework (“Study Questions”) The time it takes a cell to go through a given voltage change given the cell is stimula...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2009 for the course NPB 100 taught by Professor Chapman during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.
 Fall '08
 Chapman
 Neurobiology

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