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The psychologic and behavioral components of sickness represent a highly organized strategy of the organism to fight infection. Sickness is generally accompanied by fatigue, numbness, coldness, muscle and joint aches, and reduced appetite. These symptoms are not simply an effect caused by the pathogen. Instead, it now believed to be an active defense ...


Here's a good reference to start you off where you can access an atlas of different properties of neurons. Cell types from the Allen Brain Institute Remember that when you say typical firing rates you have to specify what kind of cells you are talking about because interneurons can fire faster for example than pyramidal cells. Also there are differences in ...

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