Astrocytic Calcium Signaling in Sleep and Arousal States: Implications for Sensory Processing and Emotional Arousal

Abstract  The intricate relationship between astrocytic calcium (Ca2+) signaling and synaptic transmission has long been a subject of investigation. While the role of astrocytes in synaptic transmission has been explored extensively, their involvement in modulating sensory transmission during varying brain states remains a significant knowledge gap. This “News & Views” article delves into a recent … Read more