Mr Richard Digby BA

Interests

Under the supervision of Professor Paulsen, my research currently involves the study of Up-sates, a slow oscillation seen in cortical networks. I am investigating the receptor currents that contribute to the maintenance of this activity, and also the signalling that terminates them.

Up-state recorded from Entorhinal Cortex
Up-state recorded from Entorhinal Cortex
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Research Focus

Keywords

Oscillations

Acetylcholine

Up-State

Kainate

NMDA

Clinical conditions

Epilepsy

Equipment

Calcium imaging

Computational modelling

Confocal microscopy

Electroencephalography (EEG)

Electrophysiological recording techniques

Field potential recording

Intracellular recording

Microscopy

Optogenetics

Whole cell patch clamp

Collaborators

No collaborators listed

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