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Passive current transfer in wildtype and genetically modified Drosophila motoneuron dendrites
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- Published: 13 July 2009
- Attenuation Factor
- Patch Clamp Recording
- Dendritic Tree
- Active Membrane
- Current Transfer
Partial support for this work was provided by the National Science Foundation IIS0613404. Support for S. Berger was provided by the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience, ASU.
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