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JACIII Vol.17 No.6 pp. 913-918
doi: 10.20965/jaciii.2013.p0913
(2013)

Paper:

Construction of a Molecular Learning Network

Tomohiro Shirakawa and Hiroshi Sato

Department of Computer Science, National Defense Academy of Japan, 1-10-20 Hashirimizu, Yokosuka, Kanagawa 239-8686, Japan

Received:
May 2, 2013
Accepted:
September 26, 2013
Published:
November 20, 2013
Keywords:
associative learning, gene regulatory network, Physarum plasmodium
Abstract

Learning ability in unicellular organisms has been studied since the first half of the 20th century, but there is still no clear evidence of unicellular learning. Based on results from previous associative learning experiments using the Physarum plasmodium, a gene regulatory network model of unicellular learning was constructed. The model demonstrates that, in principle, unicellular learning can be achieved through the cooperation of several biomolecules.

Cite this article as:
Tomohiro Shirakawa and Hiroshi Sato, “Construction of a Molecular Learning Network,” J. Adv. Comput. Intell. Intell. Inform., Vol.17, No.6, pp. 913-918, 2013.
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