Table 2.

Discharge rate in A neurons projecting into GS nerve

Exp. groupA neurons with irregular dischargesA neurons with bursting discharges
nmean ± SEM (range) in imp/secnTotal frequency          Intraburst frequency mean ± SEM (range) in imp/s
E1242.2  ±  0.6 (0.1–14.7)55.4  ±  1.0 (2.1–7.7)14.2  ±  2.0 (9.7–21.3)
E2112.7  ±  0.5 (0.2–4.3)197.9  ±  0.8 (2.7–13.2)20.6  ±  6.0 (10.9–100)
E3*53.1  ±  1.7 (0.4–9.6)134.6  ±  0.9 (1.7–11.6)19.0  ±  2.6 (8.6–36.4)
  • A neuron, DRG neuron with myelinated axon. Experimental groups: E1, GS and sural n. cut; E2, tibial, peroneal, sural and GS n. cut; E3, GS n. intact, tibial, peroneal, sural n. cut.

  • * One A neuron with tonic discharges has not been not included in Table 2.