Astrocytes mediate analogous memory in a multi-layer neuron–astrocyte network

@article{Tsybina2022AstrocytesMA,
  title={Astrocytes mediate analogous memory in a multi-layer neuron–astrocyte network},
  author={Yuliya Tsybina and Innokentiy Kastalskiy and Mikhail I. Krivonosov and Alexey Zaikin and Victor B. Kazantsev and Alexander N Gorban and Susanna Yu. Gordleeva},
  journal={Neural Computing and Applications},
  year={2022},
  volume={34},
  pages={9147-9160}
}
Modeling the neuronal processes underlying short-term working memory remains the focus of many theoretical studies in neuroscience. In this paper, we propose a mathematical model of a spiking neural network (SNN) which simulates the way a fragment of information is maintained as a robust activity pattern for several seconds and the way it completely disappears if no other stimuli are fed to the system. Such short-term memory traces are preserved due to the activation of astrocytes accompanying… 
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