Entraining and copying of temporal correlations in dissociated cultured neurons

Roberts, Terri, Staras, Kevin, Husbands, Philip and Philippides, Andrew (2015) Entraining and copying of temporal correlations in dissociated cultured neurons. Published in: Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems. Living Machines 2015. 9222 223-226. Springer, Cham ISSN 0302-9743 ISBN 9783319229782

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Abstract

Here we used multi-electrode array technology to examine the encoding of temporal information in dissociated hippocampal networks. We demonstrate that two connected populations of neurons can be trained to encode a defined time interval, and this memory trace persists for several hours. We also investigate whether the spontaneous firing activity of a trained network, can act as a template for copying the encoded time interval to a naive network. Such findings are of general significance for understanding fundamental principles of information storage and replication

Item Type: Conference Proceedings
Schools and Departments: School of Engineering and Informatics > Informatics
School of Life Sciences > Neuroscience
Research Centres and Groups: Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Robotics
Depositing User: Andy Philippides
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2017 15:28
Last Modified: 21 Nov 2017 15:28
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/71458

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