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This early phase of action potential advances in regenerative fashion. As the depolarization continues, however, inactivation of gNa proceeds, and potassium conductance (gK) is activated with some delay. The inactivation of gNa and activation of gK limit depolarization, causing repolarization, as the former stops inward Na+ current and the latter increases outward K+ current. In most cases, action potentials are followed by a hyperpolarizing after-potential (undershoot), because return of the increased gK during the later phase of the action potential to its resting level shows a delay with a few milliseconds even after the potential reach to the resting level.
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