Bruno B Averbeck

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Parallel processing of serial movements in prefrontal cortex
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Brain Sciences Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:13172-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Activity in prefrontal cortex during dynamic selection of action sequences
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:276-82. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of noise correlations on information encoding and decoding
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Neurophysiol 95:3633-44. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Principal and independent components of macaque vocalizations: constructing stimuli to probe high-level sensory processing
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Center for Visual Science, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    J Neurophysiol 91:2897-909. 2004
  5. pmc Integration of auditory and visual communication information in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex
    Tadashi Sugihara
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Neurosci 26:11138-47. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Probabilistic encoding of vocalizations in macaque ventral lateral prefrontal cortex
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Center for Visual Science, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 26:11023-33. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Neural representation of vocalizations in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex
    Lizabeth M Romanski
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Neurophysiol 93:734-47. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural noise and movement-related codes in the macaque supplementary motor area
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Neurosci 23:7630-41. 2003
  9. pmc The primate cortical auditory system and neural representation of conspecific vocalizations
    Lizabeth M Romanski
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Annu Rev Neurosci 32:315-46. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal neural correlates of memory for sequences
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Neurosci 27:2204-11. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Parallel processing of serial movements in prefrontal cortex
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Brain Sciences Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:13172-7. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Activity in prefrontal cortex during dynamic selection of action sequences
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:276-82. 2006
    ..Thus, the neural activity dynamically tracked the monkeys' uncertainty about the correct sequence of actions. These results are consistent with prefrontal involvement in representing subjective knowledge of the correct action sequence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of noise correlations on information encoding and decoding
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Neurophysiol 95:3633-44. 2006
    ..Finally, as predicted theoretically, the effects of correlations were slightly greater for larger ensembles (3-8 neurons) than for pairs of neurons...
  4. ncbi request reprint Principal and independent components of macaque vocalizations: constructing stimuli to probe high-level sensory processing
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Center for Visual Science, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    J Neurophysiol 91:2897-909. 2004
    ..This novel approach provides a powerful method for determining the essential features within complex stimuli that activate higher-order sensory neurons...
  5. pmc Integration of auditory and visual communication information in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex
    Tadashi Sugihara
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Neurosci 26:11138-47. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Probabilistic encoding of vocalizations in macaque ventral lateral prefrontal cortex
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Center for Visual Science, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 26:11023-33. 2006
    ..This provides evidence that, for call recognition, the macaque auditory system likely performs dynamic processing of vocalizations, and that prefrontal auditory neurons carry a signal related to the output of this processing...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neural representation of vocalizations in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex
    Lizabeth M Romanski
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Neurophysiol 93:734-47. 2005
    ..These data are consistent with a role for the primate vlPFC in assessing distinctive acoustic features...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural noise and movement-related codes in the macaque supplementary motor area
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Neurosci 23:7630-41. 2003
    ..These results suggest that in some SMA neurons elements of the spatiotemporal pattern of activity may be relevant for neural coding...
  9. pmc The primate cortical auditory system and neural representation of conspecific vocalizations
    Lizabeth M Romanski
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Annu Rev Neurosci 32:315-46. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal neural correlates of memory for sequences
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Neurosci 27:2204-11. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Coding and transmission of information by neural ensembles
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Trends Neurosci 27:225-30. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Neural correlations, population coding and computation
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 7:358-66. 2006
    ..Here, we review studies that address the interaction between neuronal noise and population codes, and discuss their implications for population coding in general...
  13. pmc The statistical neuroanatomy of frontal networks in the macaque
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Comput Biol 4:e1000050. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Representing spatial relationships in posterior parietal cortex: single neurons code object-referenced position
    Matthew V Chafee
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2914-32. 2007
    ..This provides evidence that the activity of a subpopulation of parietal neurons active in the construction task represented relative position as referenced to an object and not absolute position with respect to the viewer...
  15. doi request reprint Neural ensemble decoding reveals a correlate of viewer- to object-centered spatial transformation in monkey parietal cortex
    David A Crowe
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Neurosci 28:5218-28. 2008
    ..These results are consistent with the hypothesis that either area 7a, or an area that precedes area 7a in the visual processing hierarchy, is performing the retina- to object-centered transformation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of parietal neural activity during spatial cognitive processing
    David A Crowe
    Brain Sciences Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Neuron 47:885-91. 2005
    ..The data suggest that the dynamic evolution of parietal neuronal activity is associated with the progression of spatial cognitive operations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of spatial judgement during object construction in parietal cortex
    Matthew V Chafee
    Brain Sciences Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cereb Cortex 15:1393-413. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Learning and production of movement sequences: behavioral, neurophysiological, and modeling perspectives
    Bradley J Rhodes
    Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems, Boston University, 677 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Hum Mov Sci 23:699-746. 2004
    ..An extended CQ simulation model--the N-STREAMS neural network model--exemplifies ongoing attempts to accommodate a broad range of both behavioral and neurobiological data within a CQ-consistent theory...
  19. ncbi request reprint Parietal representation of hand velocity in a copy task
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Brain Sciences Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Neurophysiol 93:508-18. 2005
    ..Thus ensemble neural responses in superior parietal cortex provide a high-fidelity, linear representation of hand kinematics within our task...
  20. ncbi request reprint Participation of primary motor cortical neurons in a distributed network during maze solution: representation of spatial parameters and time-course comparison with parietal area 7a
    David A Crowe
    Brain Sciences Center 11B, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, MN 55417, Minneapolis, USA
    Exp Brain Res 158:28-34. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Neural activity in primate parietal area 7a related to spatial analysis of visual mazes
    David A Crowe
    Brain Sciences Center 11B, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Cereb Cortex 14:23-34. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Neural activity in prefrontal cortex during copying geometrical shapes. II. Decoding shape segments from neural ensembles
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Brain Sciences Center 11B, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Exp Brain Res 150:142-53. 2003
    ..Each neuron conveyed information about multiple segments within the drawing trajectory, suggesting that neurons were 'broadly tuned' across segments and that the neural code of segment was distributed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neural activity in prefrontal cortex during copying geometrical shapes. I. Single cells encode shape, sequence, and metric parameters
    Bruno B Averbeck
    Brain Sciences Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Exp Brain Res 150:127-41. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that, within the copying task, the serial segment position is a key factor for neural activity in the periprincipalis area of the prefrontal cortex...