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Electrophysiology of the Cerebellar Networks

Handbook of Physiology, The Nervous System, Motor Control

  1. Rodolfo R. Llinás

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp010217

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Llinás, R. R. 2011. Electrophysiology of the Cerebellar Networks. Comprehensive Physiology. 831–876.

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology and Biophysics, New York University Medical Center, New York City

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Comparative Aspects of Cerebellar Circuits
  • 2
    Field Potentials
    • 2.1
      Local Stimulation of Cerebellar Cortex
    • 2.2
      Field Potentials Generated by White Matter Stimulation of Cerebellar Cortex
    • 2.3
      Summary
  • 3
    Unitary Cell Recording from Cerebellar Cortex
    • 3.1
      Electrophysiology of Purkinje Cells
    • 3.2
      Activation of Climbing Fiber Afferents
    • 3.3
      Mossy Fiber Afferents
    • 3.4
      Inhibitory Systems in Cerebellar Cortex
    • 3.5
      Summary
  • 4
    Purkinje Cell Target Neurons, Cerebellar Nuclei, and Deiters' Nucleus
    • 4.1
      Summary
  • 5
    Inferior Olive
    • 5.1
      Intracellular Recording From Inferior Olivary Cells In Vivo and In Vitro
    • 5.2
      Ionic Mechanisms in Spike Generation
    • 5.3
      Inferior Olivary Cell as Single-Cell Oscillator
    • 5.4
      Long-Term Changes in Inferior Olive Neuronal Excitability
    • 5.5
      Electrotonic Coupling
    • 5.6
      Summary
  • 6
    Overall Function of Cerebellum
    • 6.1
      Braitenberg's Timing Model
    • 6.2
      Marr's Learning Model
    • 6.3
      Pellionisz-Llinás Tensor Model
    • 6.4
      Boylls' Synergic Parameterization Theory
    • 6.5
      Summary