Facilitation through buffer saturation (Matveev et al. 2004)


"... Using computer simulations, we study the magnitude of synaptic facilitation (SF) that can be achieved by a buffer saturation mechanism (BSM), and explore its dependence on the endogenous buffering properties. ..."

Model Type: Molecular Network

Model Concept(s): Synaptic Plasticity; Facilitation; Calcium dynamics

Simulation Environment: CalC Calcium Calculator (web link to model)

Implementer(s): Matveev, Victor V. [m a t v e e v at n j i t . e d u ]

References:

Matveev V, Zucker RS, Sherman A. (2004). Facilitation through buffer saturation: constraints on endogenous buffering properties. Biophys J 86 [PubMed]