TABLE 1.

Characteristics of eight bistable axons

Axond, mmT, °CVR, mVPeriod, msNumber of Trials
10.7017.2−40, −4010.8–11.520
20.7020.5−50, −509.4–9.610
30.5522.1−42, −427.3–7.47
40.6017.7−61, −5710.6–12.923
50.6018.5−63, −639.6–9.722
60.7017.9−58, −568.8–9.552
70.5017.0−56, −569.9–10.012
80.5014.5−70, −6814.4–16.320
  • Values for each axon are the axon diameter (d), bath temperature (T), resting membrane potential (VR) at the beginning and end of the experiment, the range of period of repetitive firing (unstimulated), and the number of 10-s stimulation trials for each experiment.