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Action potentials travel along the axon through depolarisation of the resting membrane potential.
Its effects appear, therefore, to reflect an action on membrane properties of B8 that are operative near its resting membrane potential.
Recordings from interneurons confirmed that HAL-induced GABA release must be from their terminals, as no change was detected in the resting membrane potential, input resistance, firing threshold or spike accommodation of interneurons bathed in HAL.