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Table 1 Membrane properties and action potential parameters in pyramidal neurons and interneurons in the superficial layers of the ACC

From: Characterization of intracortical synaptic connections in the mouse anterior cingulate cortex using dual patch clamp recording

  Pyramidal neuron Interneuron Significant Difference
Number of neurons tested 15 15  
Membrane capacitance, pF 161.5 ± 5.7 44.2 ± 3.0 P < 0.001
Input resistance, MΩ 206.3 ± 24.9 297.2 ± 30.62 P < 0.05
Membrane tau, ms 4.0 ± 0.2 1.0 ± 0.1 P < 0.001
Resting membrane potential, mV -72.9 ± 1.7 -70.2 ± 1.5 P = 0.23
Action potential threshold, mV -43.4 ± 1.2 -44.7 ± 0.7 P = 0.33
Action potential amplitude, mV 92.0 ± 1.2 65.1 ± 2.8 P < 0.001
Action potential half-width, ms 1.3 ± 0.1 0.79 ± 0.04 P < 0.001