The Effect of Astrocyte-Mediated Extrasynaptic Glutamate Currents on the Dynamics and Firing of Hippocampus-like Neuronal Networks.

Arno, Scott.
2017-04-18T13:53:13.077Z

Abstract: Neurons are the classic engines of sensory processing and cognition in the brain, though they represent only one of two dierent general types of cell. Until recently, the rest, called glia, were thought to play only a supportive, custodial role to neurons. Yet for the past ten to fteen years, investigations have indicated that astrocytes, a type of glia, may play a much more active role ... read more

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Tufts University. Department of Biomedical Engineering.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011252
ID: tufts:20727
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