This archive contains 3 mod files for NEURON that implement the short term synaptic plasticity model described in Varela, J.A., Sen, K., Gibson, J., Fost, J., Abbott, L.R., and Nelson, S.B.. A quantitative description of short-term plasticity at excitatory synapses in layer 2/3 of rat primary visual cortex. Journal of Neuroscience 17:7926-7940, 1997. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about this implementation of the model.
Model Type: Synapse
Region(s) or Organism(s): Visual cortex
Cell Type(s): Neocortex L2/3 pyramidal GLU cell
Simulation Environment: NEURON
Implementer(s): Carnevale, Ted [Ted.Carnevale at Yale.edu]
Varela JA et al. (1997). A quantitative description of short-term plasticity at excitatory synapses in layer 2/3 of rat primary visual cortex. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 17 [PubMed]