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The action potential threshold in a neuron is the point of depolarization at which the neuron fires, transmitting information to another neuron.
Definition of ACTION POTENTIAL : a momentary reversal in electrical potential across a plasma membrane (as of a neuron or muscle fiber) that occurs when a cell has...
Diffusion This tutorial is a very basic review of some basic physics and chemistry that plays a role in the generation and sustaining of the action potential.
3.1 Changes in the Spatial Distribution of Charge. Once an action potential is initiated at one point in the nerve cell, how does it propagate to the synaptic...