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Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) appears to act in a more subtle manner by causing hyperpolarisation or depolarisation of the resting membrane potential in neurons--thus making it easier or more difficult for the neurons to fire an action potential.
The difference between the resting membrane potential ([E.
Hodgkin and his colleagues found that the resting membrane potential results from the fact that [g.