Soft-wired long-term memory in a natural recurrent neuronal network

  title={Soft-wired long-term memory in a natural recurrent neuronal network},
  author={Miguel A. Casal and Santiago Galella and {\'O}scar Vilarroya and Jordi Garc{\'i}a-Ojalvo},
Neuronal networks provide living organisms with the ability to process information. They are also characterized by abundant recurrent connections, which give rise to strong feed-back that dictates their dynamics and endows them with fading (short-term) memory. The role of recurrence in long-term memory, on the other hand, is still unclear. Here we use the neuronal network of the roundworm C. elegans to show that recurrent architectures in living organisms can exhibit long-term memory without… 



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