Simulation of the Immune Cellular Response by Small Neural Networks

  • H. Atlan
  • S. Hoffer-Snyder
Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN, volume 46)


In previous works, (1,2) neural network computation has been proposed as a useful tool in simulating regulatory processes of autoimmunity. In the present communication, the principles of this method will be briefly summarized and an extension of the work presented, with the purpose of arriving at a generalization in regard to other aspects of the immune response.


Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis Regulatory Cell Learning Rule Foreign Antigen Cell Vaccination 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Atlan
    • 1
  • S. Hoffer-Snyder
    • 1
  1. 1.Hadassah University HospitalJerusalemIsrael

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