T Kujala

Summary

Affiliation: University of Helsinki
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The neural basis of aberrant speech and audition in autism spectrum disorders
    T Kujala
    Cicero Learning, P O Box 9, FI 00014 University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:697-704. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Speech-feature discrimination in children with Asperger syndrome as determined with the multi-feature mismatch negativity paradigm
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, FIN 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:1410-9. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Speech- and sound-segmentation in dyslexia: evidence for a multiple-level cortical impairment
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 9, 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2420-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of blind humans' visual cortex in auditory change detection
    Teija Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 379:127-31. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for cortical discrimination impairment of prosody in Asperger syndrome
    T Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 383:260-5. 2005
  6. doi request reprint The adaptive brain: a neurophysiological perspective
    Teija Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Prog Neurobiol 91:55-67. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of multi-attribute auditory discrimination in dyslexia with the mismatch negativity
    T Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:885-93. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The mismatch negativity in cognitive and clinical neuroscience: theoretical and methodological considerations
    Teija Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychol 74:1-19. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Atypical pattern of discriminating sound features in adults with Asperger syndrome as reflected by the mismatch negativity
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 9, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Biol Psychol 75:109-14. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Detrimental noise effects on brain's speech functions
    Teija Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychol 81:135-43. 2009

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Publications66

  1. doi request reprint The neural basis of aberrant speech and audition in autism spectrum disorders
    T Kujala
    Cicero Learning, P O Box 9, FI 00014 University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:697-704. 2013
    ..Furthermore, neural correlates of perception and some traits typical of subgroups of individuals on this spectrum have helped in understanding the diversity on this spectrum...
  2. doi request reprint Speech-feature discrimination in children with Asperger syndrome as determined with the multi-feature mismatch negativity paradigm
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, FIN 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:1410-9. 2010
    ..Auditory processing involves both hyper- and hypoactive reactivity to acoustic changes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Speech- and sound-segmentation in dyslexia: evidence for a multiple-level cortical impairment
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 9, 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2420-7. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of blind humans' visual cortex in auditory change detection
    Teija Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 379:127-31. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for cortical discrimination impairment of prosody in Asperger syndrome
    T Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 383:260-5. 2005
    ..These findings were predominant over the right cerebral hemisphere. These results show impaired neurobiological basis for speech-prosody processing at an early, pre-attentive auditory discrimination stage in AS...
  6. doi request reprint The adaptive brain: a neurophysiological perspective
    Teija Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Prog Neurobiol 91:55-67. 2010
    ..They enable one to determine plastic neural changes even in patients who are unable to communicate and in infants learning a language...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of multi-attribute auditory discrimination in dyslexia with the mismatch negativity
    T Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:885-93. 2006
    ..We determined the discrimination of 5 sound contrasts (pitch, duration, intensity, location, and the presence of a gap) in dyslexia with the mismatch negativity (MMN)...
  8. ncbi request reprint The mismatch negativity in cognitive and clinical neuroscience: theoretical and methodological considerations
    Teija Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychol 74:1-19. 2007
    ..Thereafter, issues which need to be taken into account in MMN investigations as well as new improved recording paradigms are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atypical pattern of discriminating sound features in adults with Asperger syndrome as reflected by the mismatch negativity
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 9, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Biol Psychol 75:109-14. 2007
    ..Our results suggest hypersensitive auditory change detection in Asperger syndrome, as reflected in the enhanced MMN for deviant sounds with a gap or shorter duration, and speeded MMN elicitation for frequency changes...
  10. doi request reprint Detrimental noise effects on brain's speech functions
    Teija Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychol 81:135-43. 2009
    ..These results both stress the importance to re-evaluate which noise levels can be considered safe for brain functions and raise concerns on the speech and cognitive abilities of individuals living in noisy environments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Auditory sensory memory disorder in dyslexic adults as indexed by the mismatch negativity
    T Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, and Finland Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, P O Box 13, FIN 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 17:1323-7. 2003
    ..These results suggest impaired cortical discrimination of sounds and lowered tolerance for the masking effects of rapidly following sounds in dyslexia...
  12. pmc Plastic neural changes and reading improvement caused by audiovisual training in reading-impaired children
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, P O Box 13, University of Helsinki, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:10509-14. 2001
    ..Moreover, the fact that the present training effects were obtained by using a program including no linguistic material indicates that dyslexia is at least partly based on a general auditory perceptual deficit...
  13. ncbi request reprint The mismatch negativity as an index of temporal processing in audition
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, P O Box 13, University of Helsinki, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1712-9. 2001
    ..The relation of the mismatch negativity (MMN) elicitation with behavioral stimulus discrimination as well as the replicability of the MMN was evaluated for intervals between paired tones...
  14. ncbi request reprint The mismatch negativity in evaluating central auditory dysfunction in dyslexia
    T Kujala
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 13, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 25:535-43. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the MMN holds promise of showing plastic changes in the brain of dyslexic individuals underlying the alleviation or remediation of dyslexia in the course of a successful training programme...
  15. ncbi request reprint Basic auditory dysfunction in dyslexia as demonstrated by brain activity measurements
    T Kujala
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 37:262-6. 2000
    ..This failure can be traced to early cortical mechanisms that process auditory information independently of attention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for cross-modal plasticity in humans with early- and late-onset blindness
    T Kujala
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 34:213-6. 1997
    ..These results suggest that cross-modal reorganization may occur even in the mature human brain...
  17. pmc Auditory stream segregation in children with Asperger syndrome
    T Lepistö
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Biol Psychol 82:301-7. 2009
    ..The results indicated that children with AS have difficulties in segregating concurrent sound streams, which ultimately may contribute to the difficulties in speech-in-noise perception...
  18. ncbi request reprint The processing of sound duration after left hemisphere stroke: event-related potential and behavioral evidence
    T M Ilvonen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 38:622-8. 2001
    ..Especially by recording MMN to monaural stimuli, the discrimination accuracy can be separately determined for the left and right temporal lobes...
  19. ncbi request reprint The perception of invariant speech features in children with autism
    T Lepistö
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Biol Psychol 77:25-31. 2008
    ..This suggests that children with autism lose their advantage in phoneme discrimination when the context of the stimuli is speech-like and requires abstracting invariant speech features from varying input...
  20. ncbi request reprint Selective tuning of cortical sound-feature processing by language experience
    M Tervaniemi
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 23:2538-41. 2006
    ..This result, obtained both by behavioural and neural indices at attentive and automatic levels of processing, indicates precise feature-specific tuning of the auditory-cortex functions by the mother tongue...
  21. ncbi request reprint Are different kinds of acoustic features processed differently for speech and non-speech sounds?
    M Jaramillo
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 13, FIN 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 12:459-66. 2001
    ..This result might reflect enhanced processing of duration features in the Finnish language in which phoneme duration plays a critical role...
  22. ncbi request reprint Auditory perception and attention as reflected by the brain event-related potentials in children with Asperger syndrome
    T Lepistö
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, P O Box 9, FIN 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:2161-71. 2006
    ..We investigated auditory-discrimination and orienting in children with AS using an event-related potential (ERP) paradigm that was previously applied to children with autism...
  23. doi request reprint Processing of prosodic changes in natural speech stimuli in school-age children
    R Lindstrom
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Cognitive Science, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Psychophysiol 86:229-37. 2012
    ..However, the results do not support the suggestion of automaticity of emotion specific facial muscle responses to non-attended emotional speech stimuli in children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pre-attentive discriminability of sound order as a function of tone duration and interstimulus interval: a mismatch negativity study
    M Tervaniemi
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Audiol Neurootol 4:303-10. 1999
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Similarities in the phenotype of the auditory neural substrate in children with Asperger syndrome and their parents
    E Jansson-Verkasalo
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, PO Box 9, 00014 University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 22:986-90. 2005
    ..The present results suggest that complex genetic mechanisms may contribute to auditory abnormalities encountered in children with AS...
  26. ncbi request reprint Background acoustic noise and the hemispheric lateralization of speech processing in the human brain: magnetic mismatch negativity study
    Y Shtyrov
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 251:141-4. 1998
    ..However, in noisy conditions the involvement of the left hemisphere's auditory cortex in speech discrimination is considerably decreased, while that of the right hemisphere increases...
  27. ncbi request reprint The processing of speech and non-speech sounds in aphasic patients as reflected by the mismatch negativity (MMN)
    Titta Ilvonen
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 366:235-40. 2004
    ..These results suggest that left-hemisphere lesions have differential effects on the discrimination of speech and acoustic features indicating that they have separate neural substrates...
  28. doi request reprint Language impairment is reflected in auditory evoked fields
    Elina Pihko
    BioMag Laboratory, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa HUSLAB, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Psychophysiol 68:161-9. 2008
    ..The results indicate that the SLI group, having weaker responses to the onsets of sounds, might have slightly depressed sensory encoding...
  29. doi request reprint Change and novelty detection in speech and non-speech sound streams
    Alexander Sorokin
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Brain Res 1327:77-90. 2010
    ..The current MMN results imply enhanced processing of linguistically relevant information at the pre-attentive stage and in this way support the domain-specific model of speech perception...
  30. ncbi request reprint Disruption of immediate memory and brain processes: an auditory ERP protocol
    Tom Campbell
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 14:77-86. 2005
    ..Using this approach, it has been shown that the neural processes involved in the elicitation of the auditory N1 ERP response may be involved in the disruption of memory for serial order produced by irrelevant sound...
  31. ncbi request reprint Enhanced brain activity preceding voluntary movement in early blind humans
    A Lehtokoski
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 253:155-8. 1998
    ..The results suggest functional changes in the blind subjects' brain activity, presumably, in the cortical areas involved in preparation and initiation of voluntary movement...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of naltrexone and ethanol on auditory event-related brain potentials
    I P Jääskeläinen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Alcohol 15:105-11. 1998
    ..Furthermore, the N2b amplitude was significantly suppressed in the interaction condition, suggesting attentional impairment...
  33. ncbi request reprint Long-term exposure to noise impairs cortical sound processing and attention control
    Teija Kujala
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 41:875-81. 2004
    ..These results demonstrate that long-term exposure to noise has long-lasting detrimental effects on central auditory processing and attention control...
  34. doi request reprint No effects of mobile phone use on cortical auditory change-detection in children: an ERP study
    Myoung Soo Kwon
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Turku, Assistentinkatu 7, Turku, Finland
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:191-9. 2010
    ..However, it should be noted that the present study only had sufficient statistical power to detect a large effect size...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effect of different noise types on the speech and non-speech elicited mismatch negativity
    H Kozou
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive Brain Research Unit, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Hear Res 199:31-9. 2005
    ..Babble and industrial noises dramatically reduced the MMN amplitudes for both stimulus types, while traffic noise affected only speech stimuli...
  36. ncbi request reprint N1 and the mismatch negativity are spatiotemporally distinct ERP components: disruption of immediate memory by auditory distraction can be related to N1
    Tom Campbell
    Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 44:530-40. 2007
    ..Implications are discussed for the N1 hypothesis and the changing-state hypothesis of the disruption of serial recall performance by auditory distraction...
  37. doi request reprint Auditory discrimination profiles of speech sound changes in 6-year-old children as determined with the multi-feature MMN paradigm
    Riikka Lovio
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive Brain Research Unit, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, Helsinki 00014, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:916-21. 2009
    ..Similar MMNs in the two paradigms would suggest that they tap the same processes. This would promote the usefulness of the more time-efficient multi-feature paradigm for future studies in children...
  38. doi request reprint Fast multi-feature paradigm for recording several mismatch negativities (MMNs) to phonetic and acoustic changes in speech sounds
    Satu Pakarinen
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Helsinki Brain Research Centre, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychol 82:219-26. 2009
    ..Thus, this new multi-feature paradigm with speech stimuli provides similar results as the oddball paradigm, and the MMNs recorded with the new paradigm were reproducible...
  39. doi request reprint Word semantics is processed even without attentional effort
    Kristiina Relander
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1511-22. 2009
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Auditory cortical change detection in adults with Asperger syndrome
    Tuulia Lepistö
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, P O Box 9, University of Helsinki, and Department of Child Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 414:136-40. 2007
    ..The results are consistent with those reported earlier in children with AS, except for the duration-MMN, which was diminished in children and enhanced in adults...
  41. doi request reprint Abnormal pattern of cortical speech feature discrimination in 6-year-old children at risk for dyslexia
    Riikka Lovio
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Brain Res 1335:53-62. 2010
    ..However, the current study, enabling the recording of MMN for multiple sound features, suggests the presence of wide-spread auditory difficulties in children at risk for dyslexia...
  42. doi request reprint Auditory processing that leads to conscious perception: a unique window to central auditory processing opened by the mismatch negativity and related responses
    Risto Naatanen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Psychophysiology 48:4-22. 2011
    ..Special attention is paid to determining the neural processes that might underlie conscious perception and the borderline between automatic and attention-dependent processes in audition...
  43. doi request reprint Language abilities of children with Asperger syndrome
    Satu Saalasti
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:1574-80. 2008
    ..The results suggest that receptive language processes should be studied in detail in children with AS...
  44. ncbi request reprint Auditory discrimination after left-hemisphere stroke: a mismatch negativity follow-up study
    Titta Maria Ilvonen
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Stroke 34:1746-51. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the recovery of cortical auditory discrimination in aphasic, left-hemisphere-stroke patients by using an electrophysiological response called mismatch negativity (MMN) and speech-comprehension tests...
  45. ncbi request reprint Distinct gamma-band evoked responses to speech and non-speech sounds in humans
    Satu Palva
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, FIN 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    J Neurosci 22:RC211. 2002
    ..Consequently, speech-specific neuronal processing may commence no later than 40-60 msec from stimulus onset, possibly in the form of activation of language-specific memory traces...
  46. ncbi request reprint The discrimination of and orienting to speech and non-speech sounds in children with autism
    Tuulia Lepistö
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, P O Box 9, University of Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Brain Res 1066:147-57. 2005
    ..This has been proposed to be one of the earliest symptoms to emerge, with pervasive effects on later development...
  47. ncbi request reprint Mismatch negativity brain response as an index of speech perception recovery in cochlear-implant recipients
    Eila Lonka
    Department of Phonetics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Audiol Neurootol 9:160-2. 2004
    ..We found that speech discrimination improved over time and the MMN, observed in all patients after 2.5 years of CI use, was first seen for the larger vowel difference and later for the smaller one...
  48. ncbi request reprint Long-term exposure to occupational noise alters the cortical organization of sound processing
    Elvira Brattico
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9 Siltavuorenpenger 20 C, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:190-203. 2005
    ..Long-term exposure to noise may cause an altered hemispheric lateralization of speech processing even in silent conditions. We examined whether this lateralization shift is speech specific or occurs also for other sounds...
  49. doi request reprint Semantic processing in comatose patients with intact temporal lobes as reflected by the N400 event-related potential
    Pia Rämä
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 474:88-92. 2010
    ..In contrast, patients with an injured temporal lobe showed no such effect...
  50. doi request reprint Preattentive auditory information processing under exposure to the 902 MHz GSM mobile phone electromagnetic field: a mismatch negativity (MMN) study
    Myoung Soo Kwon
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Turku, Assistentinkatu 7, Turku, Finland
    Bioelectromagnetics 30:241-8. 2009
    ..In the present study, we found no conclusive evidence that acute exposure to GSM mobile phone EMF affects cortical auditory change detection processing reflected by the MMN...
  51. ncbi request reprint Comparison of blind and sighted participants' performance in a letter recognition working memory task
    Irina Bliss
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Turku, Assistentinkatu 7, FIN 20014, Turku, Finland
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 18:273-7. 2004
    ..The performance level of blind persons relying on their tactile skills is just about the same as that of sighted subjects relying on their visual skills...
  52. ncbi request reprint Group intervention changes brain activity in bilingual language-impaired children
    Elina Pihko
    BioMag Laboratory, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Cereb Cortex 17:849-58. 2007
    ..Our results show that, in children with SLI, the positive intervention effect is reflected in plastic changes in the brain activity of the left and right auditory cortices...
  53. ncbi request reprint The N1 hypothesis and irrelevant sound: evidence from token set size effects
    Tom Campbell
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 18:39-47. 2003
    ..This result suggested that, if N1 were to play a role in the disruption produced by irrelevant sound, the processes underlying the N1 wave may only serve as a necessary rather than a sufficient condition for disruption...
  54. doi request reprint The mismatch negativity (MMN)--a unique window to disturbed central auditory processing in ageing and different clinical conditions
    R Naatanen
    Institute of Psychology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 123:424-58. 2012
    ..In fact, MMN deficiency appears to index cognitive decline irrespective of the specific symptomatologies and aetiologies of the different disorders involved...
  55. ncbi request reprint From symbols to sounds: visual symbolic information activates sound representations
    Andreas Widmann
    Institut für Allgemeine Psychologie, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Psychophysiology 41:709-15. 2004
    ..These results suggest that the auditory system can establish a representation of an expected stimulus on the basis of visual symbolic information...
  56. ncbi request reprint The mismatch negativity and reaction time as indices of the perceptual distance between the corresponding vowels of two related languages
    Janne Savela
    Department of Phonetics Juslenia, University of Turku, FIN 20014, Turku, Finland
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 16:250-6. 2003
    ..No such pattern was found for the MMN. Thus, the phonemic status of the standard stimulus seems to play a role at the attentive but not at the pre-attentive level...
  57. ncbi request reprint Perception of matching and conflicting audiovisual speech in dyslexic and fluent readers: an fMRI study at 3 T
    Johanna Pekkola
    Laboratory of Computational Engineering, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland
    Neuroimage 29:797-807. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Language context and phonetic change detection
    Istvan Winkler
    Department of General Psychology, Institute for Psychology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, PO Box 398, Szondi u 83 85, H 1394 Budapest, Hungary
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 17:833-44. 2003
    ..Language context had no effect on the mismatch negativity ERP component elicited by the deviant word stimuli. This result suggests that language context does not affect the pre-attentive detection of auditory deviance...
  59. ncbi request reprint Binding symbols and sounds: evidence from event-related oscillatory gamma-band activity
    Andreas Widmann
    Institute of Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Seeburgstrasse 14 20, D 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 17:2696-702. 2007
    ..Gamma-band responses were not present for unexpected incongruent sounds. A model explaining the anticipatory activation of cortical auditory representations and the match of experience against expectation is presented...
  60. ncbi request reprint Word-specific cortical activity as revealed by the mismatch negativity
    Friedemann Pulvermüller
    Medical Research Council, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Psychophysiology 41:106-12. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Effects of unilateral hippocampus-amygdala-partial temporal lobe resection on auditory EEG/MEG responses: a case study
    Heikki Hamalainen
    Department of Psychology and Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Scand J Psychol 48:367-73. 2007
    ..These results give support to the notions about the role of the amygdala and hippocampus in alerting and orienting, respectively, and of the temporal cortex in auditory discrimination...
  62. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic subgroups of developmental dyslexia have different deficits in neural processing of tones and phonemes
    Thomas Lachmann
    Department of Psychology, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 56:105-20. 2005
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Native and foreign vowel discrimination as indexed by the mismatch negativity (MMN) response
    Maija S Peltola
    Department of Phonetics, University of Turku, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
    Neurosci Lett 352:25-8. 2003
    ..The results suggest that learning in classroom environment may not lead to the formation of new long-term native-like memory traces...
  64. ncbi request reprint Magnetic fields evoked by speech sounds in preschool children
    Elina Pihko
    BioMag Laboratory, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 340, FIN 00029 HUS, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:112-9. 2005
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Automatic and controlled processing of acoustic and phonetic contrasts
    Elyse Sussman
    Department of Neuroscience and Department of Otolaryngology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1410 Pelham Parkway S, Bronx, NY, USA
    Hear Res 190:128-40. 2004
    ..Differences occurred only in later stages associated with controlled processes. The effects of position and attention on speech and non-speech stimuli are discussed...
  66. ncbi request reprint The auditory sensory memory trace decays rapidly in newborns
    Marie Cheour
    Language and the Developing Brain Laboratory, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Turku, Finland
    Scand J Psychol 43:33-9. 2002
    ..In view of the fact that in adults MMN is elicited even with a 10s SOA, these results imply that the time span of auditory memory is considerably shorter in neonates than in adults and 8-12-year-old children...