JOSEF RAUSCHECKER

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The role of auditory cortex in the formation of auditory streams
    Christophe Micheyl
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Hear Res 229:116-31. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cortical plasticity and music
    J P Rauschecker
    Georgetown Institute for Cognitive and Computational Sciences, Georgetown University Medical Center, New Research Building, Room WP15, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20007 2197, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 930:330-6. 2001
  3. pmc An expanded role for the dorsal auditory pathway in sensorimotor control and integration
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, New Research Building, Room WP19, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Hear Res 271:16-25. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Cortical map plasticity in animals and humans
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown Institute for Cognitive and Computational Sciences, Georgetown University Medical Center, WP15 NRB, 3970 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Prog Brain Res 138:73-88. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Processing of band-passed noise in the lateral auditory belt cortex of the rhesus monkey
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Box 571460, The Research Building WP15, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Neurophysiol 91:2578-89. 2004
  6. pmc Tuning out the noise: limbic-auditory interactions in tinnitus
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Neuron 66:819-26. 2010
  7. pmc Maps and streams in the auditory cortex: nonhuman primates illuminate human speech processing
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Nat Neurosci 12:718-24. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural encoding and retrieval of sound sequences
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, New Research Building, Room WP15, Box 571460, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1060:125-35. 2005
  9. pmc Brain activation during anticipation of sound sequences
    Amber M Leaver
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Neurosci 29:2477-85. 2009
  10. pmc Preserved functional specialization for spatial processing in the middle occipital gyrus of the early blind
    Laurent A Renier
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Neuron 68:138-48. 2010

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Publications20

  1. pmc The role of auditory cortex in the formation of auditory streams
    Christophe Micheyl
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Hear Res 229:116-31. 2007
    ..Overall, the findings concur to demonstrate that many important features of sequential streaming can be explained relatively simply based on neural responses in the auditory cortex...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cortical plasticity and music
    J P Rauschecker
    Georgetown Institute for Cognitive and Computational Sciences, Georgetown University Medical Center, New Research Building, Room WP15, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20007 2197, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 930:330-6. 2001
    ..Imagery and anticipation of music also lead to activation of the auditory (and frontal) cortex. It is conceivable, therefore, that even with mental practice alone we can sharpen our musical representations in the cerebral cortex...
  3. pmc An expanded role for the dorsal auditory pathway in sensorimotor control and integration
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, New Research Building, Room WP19, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Hear Res 271:16-25. 2011
    ..The current article corroborates this model by adding and discussing recent evidence...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cortical map plasticity in animals and humans
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown Institute for Cognitive and Computational Sciences, Georgetown University Medical Center, WP15 NRB, 3970 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Prog Brain Res 138:73-88. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Processing of band-passed noise in the lateral auditory belt cortex of the rhesus monkey
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Box 571460, The Research Building WP15, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Neurophysiol 91:2578-89. 2004
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  6. pmc Tuning out the noise: limbic-auditory interactions in tinnitus
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Neuron 66:819-26. 2010
    ..If the limbic regions are compromised, this "noise-cancellation" mechanism breaks down, and chronic tinnitus results. Hopefully, this model will ultimately enable the development of effective treatment...
  7. pmc Maps and streams in the auditory cortex: nonhuman primates illuminate human speech processing
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Nat Neurosci 12:718-24. 2009
    ..A new model connects structures in the temporal, frontal and parietal lobes linking speech perception and production...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural encoding and retrieval of sound sequences
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, New Research Building, Room WP15, Box 571460, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1060:125-35. 2005
    ..However, the higher auditory and prefrontal areas found to be activated by musical melodies are expected to interact with primary areas in both bottom-up and top-down fashion to bring about the perceptual organization of sound sequences...
  9. pmc Brain activation during anticipation of sound sequences
    Amber M Leaver
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Neurosci 29:2477-85. 2009
    ..Our findings regarding musical anticipation and sound sequence learning are highly compatible with studies of motor sequence learning, suggesting common predictive mechanisms in both domains...
  10. pmc Preserved functional specialization for spatial processing in the middle occipital gyrus of the early blind
    Laurent A Renier
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Neuron 68:138-48. 2010
    ..Thus, although the sensory modalities driving the neurons in the reorganized OC of blind individuals are altered, the functional specialization of extrastriate cortex is retained regardless of visual experience...
  11. pmc Functional specialization of medial auditory belt cortex in the alert rhesus monkey
    Pawel Kusmierek
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University, NRB WP23, 3970 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC, USA
    J Neurophysiol 102:1606-22. 2009
    ..The anteroposterior difference in temporal processing indices suggests that R and RM may belong to a different hierarchical level or a different computational network than A1 and MM...
  12. pmc Cortical representation of natural complex sounds: effects of acoustic features and auditory object category
    Amber M Leaver
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7604-12. 2010
    ..Our results support a hierarchical organization of the anteroventral auditory-processing stream, with the most anterior regions representing the complete acoustic signature of auditory objects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Auditory cortex of bats and primates: managing species-specific calls for social communication
    Jagmeet S Kanwal
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Front Biosci 12:4621-40. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Processing of frequency-modulated sounds in the lateral auditory belt cortex of the rhesus monkey
    Biao Tian
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Neurophysiol 92:2993-3013. 2004
    ..Together, the results support the hypothesis of parallel streams for the processing of different aspects of sounds, including auditory objects and auditory space...
  15. pmc Multisensory integration of sounds and vibrotactile stimuli in processing streams for "what" and "where"
    Laurent A Renier
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Laboratory for Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Neurosci 29:10950-60. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Multiple stages of auditory speech perception reflected in event-related FMRI
    Jonas Obleser
    Georgetown University School of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2251-7. 2007
    ..Multistage hierarchical processing of speech sounds is thus revealed with fMRI, providing evidence for a role of the PT in the fundamental stages of the acoustic analysis of complex sounds, including speech...
  17. ncbi request reprint Perceptual organization of tone sequences in the auditory cortex of awake macaques
    Christophe Micheyl
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Neuron 48:139-48. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Vowel sound extraction in anterior superior temporal cortex
    Jonas Obleser
    Fachgruppen Psychologie und Linguistik, Universitat Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:562-71. 2006
    ..These findings also support the notion of an auditory "what" stream, with highly object-specialized areas anterior to primary auditory cortex...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cytoarchitecture and thalamic afferents of the sylvian and composite posterior gyri of the canine temporal cortex
    Anna Kosmal
    Department of Neurophysiology, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, 3 Pasteur Street, 02 093 Warsaw, Poland
    Brain Res 1023:279-301. 2004
    ..In contrast, areas SA and CPp, receive dominant projections from the polymodal LM-Sg, and therefore may constitute successive steps in a hierarchy of cortical areas...
  20. ncbi request reprint Perception of sound-source motion by the human brain
    Jason D Warren
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neuron 34:139-48. 2002
    ..The results support the existence of a posteriorly directed temporo-parietal pathway for obligatory perceptual processing of sound-source motion...

Research Grants16

  1. Visual and Auditory Processing Streams in the Cerebral Cortex
    Josef P Rauschecker; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. Sensory cortical organization and cross-modal plasticity in blind subjects
    Josef P Rauschecker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This could further inspire the development of neuropsychological and rehabilitation methods for patients with brain injuries. ..
  3. Sensory cortical organization and cross-modal plasticity in blind subjects
    JOSEF RAUSCHECKER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This could further inspire the development of neuropsychological and rehabilitation methods for patients with brain injuries. ..
  4. Visual and Auditory Processing Streams in the Cerebral Cortex
    JOSEF RAUSCHECKER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, understanding temporal cortex with its massive connections to frontal cortex will yield important clues about higher mental disorders, such as schizophrenia, which are often characterized by auditory hallucinations. ..
  5. FUNCTIONAL ORGANIZATION--NONPRIMARY AUDITORY CORTEX
    JOSEF RAUSCHECKER; Fiscal Year: 2004
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