IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Effects of astrocytic mechanisms on neuronal hyperexcitability

2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

Author(s): Vasily Grigorovsky ; Berj L. Bardakjian
Sponsor(s): IEEE Eng. Med. Biol. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2014
Conference Location: Chicago, IL, USA
Conference Date: 26 August 2014
Page(s): 4,880 - 4,883
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-7929-0
ISSN (Paper): 1557-170X
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944717
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While originally astrocytes have been thought to only act as support to neurons, recent studies have implicated them in multiple active roles, including the ability to moderate or alter neuronal... View More

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