Andrej Kral

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Early hearing experience and sensitive developmental periods]
    A Kral
    AG Auditorische Neurophysiologie, Institut für Neurophysiologie und Pathophysiologie, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg
    HNO 57:9-16. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint What's to lose and what's to learn: development under auditory deprivation, cochlear implants and limits of cortical plasticity
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratory of Auditory Neuroscience, Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University of Hamburg School of Medicine, Germany
    Brain Res Rev 56:259-69. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Spatiotemporal patterns of cortical activity with bilateral cochlear implants in congenital deafness
    Andrej Kral
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 29:811-27. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Cochlear implants: cortical plasticity in congenital deprivation
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratories of Auditory Neuroscience, Institute of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University of Hamburg School of Medicine, Hamburg, Germany
    Prog Brain Res 157:283-313. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Fast propagating waves within the rodent auditory cortex
    Antonia Reimer
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 21:166-77. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain plasticity under cochlear implant stimulation
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratories of Auditory Neuroscience, Institute of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 64:89-108. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Unimodal and cross-modal plasticity in the 'deaf' auditory cortex
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratory of Auditory Neuroscience, Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Clinics Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Audiol 46:479-93. 2007
  8. pmc Auditory evoked bursts in mouse visual cortex during isoflurane anesthesia
    Rüdiger Land
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e49855. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Effect of sensory stimulation in rat barrel cortex, dorsolateral striatum and on corticostriatal functional connectivity
    Emilie C J Syed
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 33:461-70. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Beta-band activity in auditory pathways reflects speech localization and recognition in bilateral cochlear implant users
    Daniel Senkowski
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, Hamburg, Germany Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Charité Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, St Hedwig Hospital, Große Hamburger Str 5 11, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:3107-21. 2014

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint [Early hearing experience and sensitive developmental periods]
    A Kral
    AG Auditorische Neurophysiologie, Institut für Neurophysiologie und Pathophysiologie, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg
    HNO 57:9-16. 2009
    ..From the developmental and neurophysiological point of view, an early identification of hearing loss is an important prerequisite for effective therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint What's to lose and what's to learn: development under auditory deprivation, cochlear implants and limits of cortical plasticity
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratory of Auditory Neuroscience, Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University of Hamburg School of Medicine, Germany
    Brain Res Rev 56:259-69. 2007
    ..In consequence, the ability to learn is compromised in sensory deprivation, resulting in a sensitive period for recovery...
  3. doi request reprint Spatiotemporal patterns of cortical activity with bilateral cochlear implants in congenital deafness
    Andrej Kral
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 29:811-27. 2009
    ..In conclusion, propagating cortical waves are specific for the contralateral ear, they are affected by auditory deprivation, and the specificity of the cortex for stimulation of the contralateral ear is reduced by deprivation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cochlear implants: cortical plasticity in congenital deprivation
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratories of Auditory Neuroscience, Institute of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University of Hamburg School of Medicine, Hamburg, Germany
    Prog Brain Res 157:283-313. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Fast propagating waves within the rodent auditory cortex
    Antonia Reimer
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 21:166-77. 2011
    ..The results question the classical "hierarchical" model of cortical areas and demonstrate that the different fields process incoming information as a functional unit...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain plasticity under cochlear implant stimulation
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratories of Auditory Neuroscience, Institute of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 64:89-108. 2006
    ..Based on the analysis of the above findings in animals and comparable data from humans, a cochlear implantation within the first 2 years of age is recommended...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unimodal and cross-modal plasticity in the 'deaf' auditory cortex
    Andrej Kral
    Laboratory of Auditory Neuroscience, Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Clinics Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Audiol 46:479-93. 2007
    ..In the ultimate consequence perceptual learning is compromised, resulting in sensitive periods...
  8. pmc Auditory evoked bursts in mouse visual cortex during isoflurane anesthesia
    Rüdiger Land
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e49855. 2012
    ..2 Hz) in the subiculum. The effect disappeared during return to light anesthesia. The results show that pseudo-heteromodal sensory burst responses can appear in brain structures as an effect of an anesthesia induced state change...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of sensory stimulation in rat barrel cortex, dorsolateral striatum and on corticostriatal functional connectivity
    Emilie C J Syed
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 33:461-70. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Beta-band activity in auditory pathways reflects speech localization and recognition in bilateral cochlear implant users
    Daniel Senkowski
    Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, Hamburg, Germany Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Charité Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, St Hedwig Hospital, Große Hamburger Str 5 11, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:3107-21. 2014
    ..New signal processing strategies of cochlear devices preserving unambiguous binaural cues may improve auditory localization performance in bilateral CI users. Hum Brain Mapp 35:3107-3121, 2014. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint The influence of a sensitive period on central auditory development in children with unilateral and bilateral cochlear implants
    Anu Sharma
    Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    Hear Res 203:134-43. 2005
    ..Our results are consistent with animal models of central auditory development after implantation and confirm the presence of a relatively brief sensitive period for central auditory development in young children...