Inferring Synaptic Structure in Presence of Neural Interaction Time Scales

@article{Capone2015InferringSS,
  title={Inferring Synaptic Structure in Presence of Neural Interaction Time Scales},
  author={C. Capone and Carla Filosa and Guido Gigante and Federico Ricci-Tersenghi and Paolo Del Giudice},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2015},
  volume={10}
}
Biological networks display a variety of activity patterns reflecting a web of interactions that is complex both in space and time. Yet inference methods have mainly focused on reconstructing, from the network’s activity, the spatial structure, by assuming equilibrium conditions or, more recently, a probabilistic dynamics with a single arbitrary time-step. Here we show that, under this latter assumption, the inference procedure fails to reconstruct the synaptic matrix of a network of integrate… 

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