acoustic stimulation

Summary

Summary: Use of sound to elicit a response in the nervous system.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Recalibration of audiovisual simultaneity
    Waka Fujisaki
    NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 3 1 Morinosato Wakamiya, Atsugi, Kanagawa 243 0198, Japan
    Nat Neurosci 7:773-8. 2004
  2. ncbi Entrainment of neuronal oscillations as a mechanism of attentional selection
    Peter Lakatos
    Cognitive Neuroscience and Schizophrenia Program, Nathan Kline Institute, Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
    Science 320:110-3. 2008
  3. ncbi The ventriloquist effect results from near-optimal bimodal integration
    David Alais
    Istituto di Neuroscienze del CNR, Pisa, Italy
    Curr Biol 14:257-62. 2004
  4. ncbi Evidence from functional magnetic resonance imaging of crossmodal binding in the human heteromodal cortex
    G A Calvert
    Oxford Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain FMRIB, University of Oxford, UK
    Curr Biol 10:649-57. 2000
  5. ncbi Music training for the development of auditory skills
    Nina Kraus
    Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory and the Roxelyn and Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences, Northwestern University, 2240 Campus Drive, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 11:599-605. 2010
  6. ncbi The processing of temporal pitch and melody information in auditory cortex
    Roy D Patterson
    Centre for the Neural Basis of Hearing, Physiology Department, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Neuron 36:767-76. 2002
  7. ncbi Neural activity underlying tinnitus generation: results from PET and fMRI
    C P Lanting
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
    Hear Res 255:1-13. 2009
  8. ncbi Elevated fusiform cell activity in the dorsal cochlear nucleus of chinchillas with psychophysical evidence of tinnitus
    T J Brozoski
    Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62702, USA
    J Neurosci 22:2383-90. 2002
  9. ncbi Rapid task-related plasticity of spectrotemporal receptive fields in primary auditory cortex
    Jonathan Fritz
    Center for Auditory and Acoustic Research, Institute for Systems Research, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Nat Neurosci 6:1216-23. 2003
  10. ncbi Iontophoresis in vivo demonstrates a key role for GABA(A) and glycinergic inhibition in shaping frequency response areas in the inferior colliculus of guinea pig
    F E LeBeau
    Department of Physiological Sciences, The Medical School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 21:7303-12. 2001

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  1. ncbi Recalibration of audiovisual simultaneity
    Waka Fujisaki
    NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 3 1 Morinosato Wakamiya, Atsugi, Kanagawa 243 0198, Japan
    Nat Neurosci 7:773-8. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that the brain attempts to adjust subjective simultaneity across different modalities by detecting and reducing time lags between inputs that likely arise from the same physical events...
  2. ncbi Entrainment of neuronal oscillations as a mechanism of attentional selection
    Peter Lakatos
    Cognitive Neuroscience and Schizophrenia Program, Nathan Kline Institute, Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
    Science 320:110-3. 2008
    ..These instrumental functions of low-frequency oscillations support a conceptual framework that integrates numerous earlier findings...
  3. ncbi The ventriloquist effect results from near-optimal bimodal integration
    David Alais
    Istituto di Neuroscienze del CNR, Pisa, Italy
    Curr Biol 14:257-62. 2004
    ..All the results are well explained not by one sense capturing the other, but by a simple model of optimal combination of visual and auditory information...
  4. ncbi Evidence from functional magnetic resonance imaging of crossmodal binding in the human heteromodal cortex
    G A Calvert
    Oxford Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain FMRIB, University of Oxford, UK
    Curr Biol 10:649-57. 2000
    ..Although spatially concordant multisensory inputs can produce a dramatic, often multiplicative, increase in cellular activity, spatially disparate cues tend to induce a profound response depression...
  5. ncbi Music training for the development of auditory skills
    Nina Kraus
    Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory and the Roxelyn and Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences, Northwestern University, 2240 Campus Drive, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 11:599-605. 2010
    ..Therefore, the role of music in shaping individual development deserves consideration...
  6. ncbi The processing of temporal pitch and melody information in auditory cortex
    Roy D Patterson
    Centre for the Neural Basis of Hearing, Physiology Department, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Neuron 36:767-76. 2002
    ..The results support the view that there is hierarchy of pitch processing in which the center of activity moves anterolaterally away from primary auditory cortex as the processing of melodic sounds proceeds...
  7. ncbi Neural activity underlying tinnitus generation: results from PET and fMRI
    C P Lanting
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
    Hear Res 255:1-13. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi Elevated fusiform cell activity in the dorsal cochlear nucleus of chinchillas with psychophysical evidence of tinnitus
    T J Brozoski
    Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62702, USA
    J Neurosci 22:2383-90. 2002
    ..These parallel psychophysical and electrophysiological results are consistent with the hypothesis that chronic tonal tinnitus is associated with, and may result from, trauma-induced elevation of activity of DCN fusiform cells...
  9. ncbi Rapid task-related plasticity of spectrotemporal receptive fields in primary auditory cortex
    Jonathan Fritz
    Center for Auditory and Acoustic Research, Institute for Systems Research, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Nat Neurosci 6:1216-23. 2003
    ..Some receptive field changes persisted for hours after the task was over and hence may contribute to long-term sensory memory...
  10. ncbi Iontophoresis in vivo demonstrates a key role for GABA(A) and glycinergic inhibition in shaping frequency response areas in the inferior colliculus of guinea pig
    F E LeBeau
    Department of Physiological Sciences, The Medical School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 21:7303-12. 2001
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  11. ncbi Processing of low-probability sounds by cortical neurons
    Nachum Ulanovsky
    Department of Physiology, Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Box 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Nat Neurosci 6:391-8. 2003
    ..Our results thus indicate that A1 neurons, in addition to processing the acoustic features of sounds, may also be involved in sensory memory and novelty detection...
  12. ncbi Spectral and temporal processing in human auditory cortex
    R J Zatorre
    Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, 3801 University St, Montreal, QC H3A 2B4, Canada
    Cereb Cortex 11:946-53. 2001
    ..We propose that differences exist in the temporal and spectral resolution of corresponding fields in the two hemispheres, and that they may be related to anatomical hemispheric asymmetries in myelination and spacing of cortical columns...
  13. ncbi Analyzing neural responses to natural signals: maximally informative dimensions
    Tatyana Sharpee
    Sloan Swartz Center for Theoretical Neurobiology, Department of Physiology, University of California at San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    Neural Comput 16:223-50. 2004
    ..These ideas are illustrated in simulations on model visual and auditory neurons responding to natural scenes and sounds, respectively...
  14. ncbi Multiple time scales of adaptation in auditory cortex neurons
    Nachum Ulanovsky
    Department of Neurobiology, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91904, Israel
    J Neurosci 24:10440-53. 2004
    ..This SSA might play a role in stream segregation and in binding of auditory objects over many time scales, a property that is crucial for processing of natural auditory scenes in cats and of speech and music in humans...
  15. pmc Laminar structure of spontaneous and sensory-evoked population activity in auditory cortex
    Shuzo Sakata
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Neuron 64:404-18. 2009
    ..The similarity of sparseness patterns for both neural events and distinct spread of activity may reflect similarity of local processing and differences in the flow of information through cortical circuits, respectively...
  16. pmc Feeling the beat: premotor and striatal interactions in musicians and nonmusicians during beat perception
    Jessica A Grahn
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge CB27EF, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 29:7540-8. 2009
    ..The importance of this system for auditory-motor interaction and development of precisely timed movement is suggested here by its facilitation in musicians...
  17. ncbi Audiovisual synchrony improves motion discrimination via enhanced connectivity between early visual and auditory areas
    Richard Lewis
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Neurosci 30:12329-39. 2010
    ..These automatic synchrony-induced response amplifications may then be gated to higher order areas according to behavioral relevance and task context...
  18. pmc Developmental sensory experience balances cortical excitation and inhibition
    Anja L Dorrn
    Department of Neuroscience, Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, and NeuroCure Neuroscience Research Center NWFZ, Berlin 13125, Germany
    Nature 465:932-6. 2010
    ..Thus, the pace of cortical synaptic receptive field development is set by progressive, experience-dependent refinement of intracortical inhibition...
  19. ncbi Cochlear damage changes the distribution of vesicular glutamate transporters associated with auditory and nonauditory inputs to the cochlear nucleus
    Chunhua Zeng
    Kresge Hearing Research Institute, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0506, USA
    J Neurosci 29:4210-7. 2009
    ....
  20. ncbi Changes in spontaneous firing rate and neural synchrony in cat primary auditory cortex after localized tone-induced hearing loss
    Satoshi Seki
    Departments of Physiology and Biophysics, and Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    Hear Res 180:28-38. 2003
    ..A third finding was that exposed animals showed higher spontaneous activity compared to controls regardless of the presence of cortical reorganization. This may be a correlate of tinnitus in the presence of only minor hearing losses...
  21. pmc Plasticity at glycinergic synapses in dorsal cochlear nucleus of rats with behavioral evidence of tinnitus
    H Wang
    Department of Pharmacology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, PO Box 19629, Springfield, IL 62794 9629, USA
    Neuroscience 164:747-59. 2009
    ..Tinnitus related GlyR changes could provide a unique receptor target for tinnitus pharmacotherapy or blockade of tinnitus initiation...
  22. ncbi "Sparse" temporal sampling in auditory fMRI
    D A Hall
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, UK
    Hum Brain Mapp 7:213-23. 1999
    ..g., attentive effort) induced by the intense background noise. We suggest that sparse imaging is advantageous in auditory experiments as it ensures that the obtained activation depends on the stimulus alone...
  23. ncbi Early electrophysiological indicators for predictive processing in audition: a review
    Alexandra Bendixen
    Institute for Psychology, University of Leipzig, Seeburgstraße 14 20, Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 83:120-31. 2012
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  24. pmc Mechanisms and streams for processing of "what" and "where" in auditory cortex
    J P Rauschecker
    Georgetown Institute for Cognitive and Computational Sciences, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:11800-6. 2000
    ..A similar division of labor can be seen in human auditory cortex by using functional neuroimaging...
  25. pmc Noise overexposure alters long-term somatosensory-auditory processing in the dorsal cochlear nucleus--possible basis for tinnitus-related hyperactivity?
    Susanne Dehmel
    Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Neurosci 32:1660-71. 2012
    ..Damage to the auditory nerve is postulated to trigger compensatory long-term synaptic plasticity of somatosensory inputs that might be an important underlying mechanism for tinnitus generation...
  26. ncbi Temporal window of integration in auditory-visual speech perception
    Virginie van Wassenhove
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuropsychologia 45:598-607. 2007
    ..Characteristics of the temporal window over which simultaneity and fusion responses were maximal were quite similar, suggesting the existence of a 200 ms duration asymmetric bimodal temporal integration window...
  27. ncbi An auditory oddball (P300) spelling system for brain-computer interfaces
    A Furdea
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioural Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Psychophysiology 46:617-25. 2009
    ..High accuracies were achieved in these users, rendering item selection with a BCI based on auditory stimulation feasible for communication...
  28. ncbi Cortical map plasticity improves learning but is not necessary for improved performance
    Amanda Reed
    School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, GR41, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75080 3021, USA
    Neuron 70:121-31. 2011
    ..Our results indicate that cortical map plasticity enhances perceptual learning, but is not necessary to maintain improved discriminative ability...
  29. pmc Spatial and temporal processing of single auditory cortical neurons and populations of neurons in the macaque monkey
    Gregg H Recanzone
    Center for Neuroscience, Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California at Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Hear Res 271:115-22. 2011
    ..Together these studies indicate that the alert macaque monkey is an excellent model system to study both spatial and temporal processing in the auditory cortex at the single neuron level...
  30. pmc Error-dependent modulation of speech-induced auditory suppression for pitch-shifted voice feedback
    Roozbeh Behroozmand
    Speech Physiology Laboratory, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    BMC Neurosci 12:54. 2011
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  31. ncbi High-frequency tinnitus without hearing loss does not mean absence of deafferentation
    Nathan Weisz
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Hear Res 222:108-14. 2006
    ..In total both results argue for the presence of a deafferentation also in tinnitus subjects with audiometrically normal thresholds and therefore favour the deafferentation assumption posed by most neuroscientific theories...
  32. ncbi Distributed and antagonistic contributions of ongoing activity fluctuations to auditory stimulus detection
    Sepideh Sadaghiani
    Unité 562, Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale and Commissariat à l Energie Atomique, Direction des Sciences du Vivant, Institut d Imagerie Biomédicale, Neurospin, 91191 Gif sur Yvette Cedex, France
    J Neurosci 29:13410-7. 2009
    ..Instead, we show that the way in which ongoing activity fluctuations impact on perception depends on the specific sensory (i.e., nonspatial) and cognitive (i.e., mnemonic) context that is relevant...
  33. pmc Audiovisual temporal correspondence modulates human multisensory superior temporal sulcus plus primary sensory cortices
    Toemme Noesselt
    UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London WC1N 3AR, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 27:11431-41. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi Modeling the auditory scene: predictive regularity representations and perceptual objects
    Istvan Winkler
    Department of General Psychology, Institute for Psychology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1394 Budapest, P O Box 398, Hungary
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:532-40. 2009
    ..Accuracy of the predictions can be utilized for selecting the most likely interpretation of the auditory input. Thus in our view, perception generates hypotheses about the causal structure of the world...
  35. pmc Stimulus-specific adaptation in the auditory thalamus of the anesthetized rat
    Flora M Antunes
    Auditory Neurophysiology Unit, Laboratory for the Neurobiology of Hearing, Institute of Neuroscience of Castilla y Leon, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
    PLoS ONE 5:e14071. 2010
    ..057 octaves), revealing evidence of hyperacuity in neurons at a subcortical level. Thus, SSA is expressed strongly in the rat auditory thalamus and contribute significantly to auditory change detection...
  36. pmc Phase patterns of neuronal responses reliably discriminate speech in human auditory cortex
    Huan Luo
    Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program, Department of Biology, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Neuron 54:1001-10. 2007
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  37. pmc Preceding inhibition silences layer 6 neurons in auditory cortex
    Yi Zhou
    Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Neuron 65:706-17. 2010
    ..The parallel circuit module generating preceding inhibition may provide a gating mechanism for conditional corticothalamic feedback...
  38. ncbi Action representation of sound: audiomotor recognition network while listening to newly acquired actions
    Amir Lahav
    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Neurosci 27:308-14. 2007
    ..These findings support the hypothesis of a "hearing-doing" system that is highly dependent on the individual's motor repertoire, gets established rapidly, and consists of Broca's area as its hub...
  39. pmc Nonmonotonic synaptic excitation and imbalanced inhibition underlying cortical intensity tuning
    Guangying K Wu
    Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Neuron 52:705-15. 2006
    ..Thus, cortical intensity tuning is primarily determined by excitatory inputs and shaped by cortical inhibition through a dynamic control of excitatory and inhibitory timing...
  40. ncbi Mismatch negativity in chronic schizophrenia and first-episode schizophrenia
    Dean F Salisbury
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:686-94. 2002
    ..The MMN is reported to be reduced in patients with chronic schizophrenia. However, it is unknown whether MMN is reduced in patients with first-episode schizophrenia (at first hospitalization)...
  41. ncbi Causal binding of actions to their effects
    Marc J Buehner
    School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3AT, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 20:1221-8. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that causality in the mind leads to temporal binding of cause and effect, and extend and generalize beyond earlier claims of intentional binding between action and outcome...
  42. ncbi 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. ncbi Spatio-temporal source imaging reveals subcomponents of the human auditory mismatch negativity in the cingulum and right inferior temporal gyrus
    T D Waberski
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, D 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 308:107-10. 2001
    ..Evidence for an additional right inferior temporal generator supports the hypothesis of right hemispheric dominance in early sound discrimination...
  44. ncbi Mismatch negativity (MMN), the deviance-elicited auditory deflection, explained
    Patrick J C May
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland
    Psychophysiology 47:66-122. 2010
    ..We propose that the MMN is, in essence, a latency- and amplitude-modulated expression of the auditory N1 response, generated by fresh-afferent activity of cortical neurons that are under nonuniform levels of adaptation...
  45. pmc Discrimination of speech stimuli based on neuronal response phase patterns depends on acoustics but not comprehension
    Mary F Howard
    Department of Linguistics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Neurophysiol 104:2500-11. 2010
    ..The simulation offers insight into the interpretation of the empirical results with respect to phase-resetting and power-enhancement models of the evoked response...
  46. ncbi Activity in the dorsal cochlear nucleus of hamsters previously tested for tinnitus following intense tone exposure
    James A Kaltenbach
    Department of Otolaryngology, 5E UHC, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neurosci Lett 355:121-5. 2004
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that hyperactivity in the DCN may be a physiological correlate of noise-induced tinnitus...
  47. ncbi Audiovisual synchrony perception for music, speech, and object actions
    Argiro Vatakis
    Crossmodal Research Laboratory, Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3UD, UK
    Brain Res 1111:134-42. 2006
    ..g., syllables versus words and/or sentences)...
  48. pmc Interactions between the superior temporal sulcus and auditory cortex mediate dynamic face/voice integration in rhesus monkeys
    Asif A Ghazanfar
    Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    J Neurosci 28:4457-69. 2008
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  49. ncbi Neural correlates of auditory-visual stimulus onset asynchrony detection
    K O Bushara
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Human Motor Control Section, and Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-1428, USA
    J Neurosci 21:300-4. 2001
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  50. ncbi Dynamics of precise spike timing in primary auditory cortex
    Mounya Elhilali
    Institute for Systems Research, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Neurosci 24:1159-72. 2004
    ..Finally, we discuss the potential functional significance and perceptual relevance of these coexistent, complementary dynamic response modes...
  51. pmc When is now? Perception of simultaneity
    J V Stone
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 268:31-8. 2001
    ..The implications of these findings for the perception of multisensory stimuli are discussed...
  52. ncbi A cortical network sensitive to stimulus salience in a neutral behavioral context across multiple sensory modalities
    Jonathan Downar
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 87:615-20. 2002
    ..A frontal-parietal-cingulate network may serve to identify and evaluate salient sensory stimuli in general...
  53. pmc Stimulus-specific adaptation in the inferior colliculus of the anesthetized rat
    Manuel S Malmierca
    Auditory Neurophysiology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience of Castilla y Leon, University of Salamanca, 37007 Salamanca, Spain
    J Neurosci 29:5483-93. 2009
    ..Thus, some of the mechanisms that may underlie novelty detection and behavioral habituation to common sounds are already well developed at the midbrain...
  54. ncbi Precise inhibition is essential for microsecond interaural time difference coding
    Antje Brand
    Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Am Klopferspitz 18a, 82152 Martinsried, Germany
    Nature 417:543-7. 2002
    ..A computer model, simulating the response of a coincidence-detector neuron with bilateral excitatory inputs and a temporally precise contralateral inhibitory input, supports this conclusion...
  55. ncbi Involuntary motor activity in pianists evoked by music perception
    J Haueisen
    Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 13:786-92. 2001
    ..Hence, we could demonstrate that pianists, when listening to well-trained piano music, exhibit involuntary motor activity involving the contralateral primary motor cortex (M1)...
  56. ncbi Evidence from auditory and visual event-related potential (ERP) studies of deviance detection (MMN and vMMN) linking predictive coding theories and perceptual object representations
    Istvan Winkler
    Institute for Psychology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
    Int J Psychophysiol 83:132-43. 2012
    ..Based on this evidence we then argue that these perceptual object representations are closely related to the generative models assumed by predictive coding theories...
  57. pmc Sound-driven synaptic inhibition in primary visual cortex
    Giuliano Iurilli
    Department of Neuroscience and Brain Technologies, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Via Morego 30, 16163 Genova, Italy
    Neuron 73:814-28. 2012
    ..Consequently, visually driven synaptic and spike responses were reduced upon bimodal stimulation. Also, acoustic stimulation suppressed conditioned behavioral responses to a dim flash, an effect that was prevented by acute blockade ..
  58. ncbi Functional organization and population dynamics in the mouse primary auditory cortex
    Gideon Rothschild
    Department of Neurobiology, Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Nat Neurosci 13:353-60. 2010
    ..Our findings may account for apparent discrepancies between ordered large-scale organization and local heterogeneity...
  59. ncbi Investigating emotion with music: an fMRI study
    Stefan Koelsch
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:239-50. 2006
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  60. ncbi Integration of auditory and visual information about objects in superior temporal sulcus
    Michael S Beauchamp
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA
    Neuron 41:809-23. 2004
    ..We suggest that pSTS/MTG is specialized for integrating different types of information both within modalities (e.g., visual form, visual motion) and across modalities (auditory and visual)...
  61. ncbi Synaptic mechanisms of forward suppression in rat auditory cortex
    Michael Wehr
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York 11724, USA
    Neuron 47:437-45. 2005
    ....
  62. pmc Category-specific organization in the human brain does not require visual experience
    Bradford Z Mahon
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences CIMeC, University of Trento, Rovereto, TN 38068, Italy
    Neuron 63:397-405. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi Laminar inputs from dorsal cochlear nucleus and ventral cochlear nucleus to the central nucleus of the inferior colliculus: two patterns of convergence
    M S Malmierca
    Laboratory for the Neurobiology of Hearing, Institute of Neuroscience of Castilla y Leon, University of Salamanca, Faculty of Medicine, Salamanca, Spain
    Neuroscience 136:883-94. 2005
    ..Thus, two types of inferior colliculus laminar structures may originate from the cochlear nucleus, and the small boutons in the wide laminae may contribute a functionally distinct input to the neurons of the inferior colliculus...
  64. pmc Dorsal cochlear nucleus responses to somatosensory stimulation are enhanced after noise-induced hearing loss
    S E Shore
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 27:155-68. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the finding that only neurons activated by trigeminal stimulation showed increased spontaneous rates after cochlear damage suggests that somatosensory neurons may play a role in the pathogenesis of tinnitus...
  65. pmc Auditory cortex tracks both auditory and visual stimulus dynamics using low-frequency neuronal phase modulation
    Huan Luo
    State Key Laboratory of Brain and Cognitive Science, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS Biol 8:e1000445. 2010
    ....
  66. ncbi Efficient auditory coding
    Evan C Smith
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Nature 439:978-82. 2006
    ..These results indicate that the auditory code might approach an information theoretic optimum and that the acoustic structure of speech might be adapted to the coding capacity of the mammalian auditory system...
  67. pmc A new auditory multi-class brain-computer interface paradigm: spatial hearing as an informative cue
    Martijn Schreuder
    Machine Learning Department, Berlin Institute of Technology, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e9813. 2010
    ..We conclude that the proposed spatial auditory paradigm is successful for healthy subjects and shows promising results that may lead to a fast BCI that solely relies on the auditory sense...
  68. ncbi Perceptual fusion and stimulus coincidence in the cross-modal integration of speech
    Lee M Miller
    Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior and Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Neurosci 25:5884-93. 2005
    ..Our results demonstrate how elements of the cross-modal speech integration network differ in their sensitivity to physical reality versus perceptual experience...
  69. pmc Multiplexed and robust representations of sound features in auditory cortex
    Kerry M M Walker
    Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK
    J Neurosci 31:14565-76. 2011
    ..Finally, we observed that formant information is encoded in cortex earlier than pitch information, and we show that this time course matches ferrets' behavioral reaction time differences on a change detection task...
  70. ncbi Electric-acoustic stimulation of the auditory system: a review of the first decade
    Christoph A von Ilberg
    Kronberg, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Audiol Neurootol 16:1-30. 2011
    Electric-acoustic stimulation (EAS) was developed for individuals with a profound hearing loss in the high frequencies and a substantial residual low-frequency hearing (LFH)...
  71. pmc Cortical activity patterns predict robust speech discrimination ability in noise
    Jai A Shetake
    The University of Texas at Dallas, School of Behavioral Brain Sciences, 800 West Campbell Road, GR41 Richardson, TX 75080 3021, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 34:1823-38. 2011
    ..The similarity of neural and behavioral discrimination of speech in noise suggests that humans and rats may employ similar brain mechanisms to solve this problem...
  72. ncbi Human auditory steady-state responses
    Terence W Picton
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Audiol 42:177-219. 2003
    ..These responses are useful for objectively evaluating auditory thresholds, assessing suprathreshold hearing, and monitoring the state of arousal during anesthesia...
  73. ncbi Scalp electrical recording during paralysis: quantitative evidence that EEG frequencies above 20 Hz are contaminated by EMG
    Emma M Whitham
    Department of Neurology, Flinders University and Medical Centre, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5042, Australia
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:1877-88. 2007
    ..To identify the possible contribution of electromyogram (EMG) to scalp electroencephalogram (EEG) rhythms at rest and induced or evoked by cognitive tasks...
  74. ncbi Timbre-specific enhancement of auditory cortical representations in musicians
    C Pantev
    Biomagnetism Center, Institute for Experimental Audiology, , Germany
    Neuroreport 12:169-74. 2001
    ..Timbre specificity is predicted by a principle of use-dependent plasticity and imposes new requirements on nativistic accounts of brain attributes associated with musical skill...
  75. pmc A basal ganglia-forebrain circuit in the songbird biases motor output to avoid vocal errors
    Aaron S Andalman
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:12518-23. 2009
    ..Our observations support a view that basal ganglia-related circuits directly implement behavioral adaptations that minimize errors and subsequently stabilize these adaptations by training premotor cortical areas...
  76. ncbi The rewards of music listening: response and physiological connectivity of the mesolimbic system
    V Menon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305, USA
    Neuroimage 28:175-84. 2005
    ....
  77. ncbi Selective suppression of self-initiated sounds in an auditory stream: An ERP study
    Pamela Baess
    Max Planck Institute of Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Department of Psychology, Leipzig, Germany
    Psychophysiology 48:1276-83. 2011
    ..This result supports the involvement of an internal prediction mechanism in the discrimination of the sensory consequences of one's own actions and those of others...
  78. pmc Magnetoencephalographic evidence for a precise forward model in speech production
    Theda H Heinks-Maldonado
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neuroreport 17:1375-9. 2006
    ..This suggests that the feedback comparison process may be very precise, allowing the auditory system to distinguish between internal and external sources of auditory information...
  79. ncbi Cortical plasticity induced by short-term unimodal and multimodal musical training
    Claudia Lappe
    Institute for Biomagnetism and Biosignalanalysis, University of Munster, 48149 Munster, Germany
    J Neurosci 28:9632-9. 2008
    ....
  80. ncbi Modulating the sense of agency with external cues
    James W Moore
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London, UK
    Conscious Cogn 18:1056-64. 2009
    ..We propose that sense of agency is based on a combination of internal motoric signals and external sensory evidence about the source of actions and effects...
  81. ncbi Listening to speech activates motor areas involved in speech production
    Stephen M Wilson
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center and Neuroscience Interdepartmental Program, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:701-2. 2004
    ..Our findings support the view that the motor system is recruited in mapping acoustic inputs to a phonetic code...
  82. pmc Recursive syntactic pattern learning by songbirds
    Timothy Q Gentner
    Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Nature 440:1204-7. 2006
    ..Thus, the capacity to classify sequences from recursive, centre-embedded grammars is not uniquely human. This finding opens a new range of complex syntactic processing mechanisms to physiological investigation...
  83. ncbi Rhythmic movement is attracted more strongly to auditory than to visual rhythms
    Bruno H Repp
    Haskins Laboratories, 270 Crown Street, New Haven, CT 06511 6695, USA
    Psychol Res 68:252-70. 2004
    ..These results confirm that rhythmic movement is more strongly attracted to auditory than to visual rhythms. To the extent that this is an innate proclivity, it may have been an important factor in the evolution of music...
  84. ncbi Listening to rhythms activates motor and premotor cortices
    Sara L Bengtsson
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Cortex 45:62-71. 2009
    ..We argue that the complexity of rhythm sequences is an important factor in modulating activity in many of the rhythm areas. However, the difference in complexity of our stimuli should be regarded as continuous...
  85. pmc Functional overlap between regions involved in speech perception and in monitoring one's own voice during speech production
    Zane Z Zheng
    Centre for Neuroscience Studies, Queen s University, Ontario, Canada
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:1770-81. 2010
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  86. pmc Sparse representation of sounds in the unanesthetized auditory cortex
    Tomás Hromádka
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Watson School of Biological Sciences, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 6:e16. 2008
    ..Our results are compatible with a model in which most neurons are silent much of the time, and in which representations are composed of small dynamic subsets of highly active neurons...
  87. ncbi Impaired mismatch negativity (MMN) generation in schizophrenia as a function of stimulus deviance, probability, and interstimulus/interdeviant interval
    D C Javitt
    Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research New York University School of Medicine, Orangeburg 10962, USA
    Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol 108:143-53. 1998
    ..The pattern of deficit observed in schizophrenia differs from the pattern observed in other conditions associated with MMN dysfunction, including Alzheimer's disease, stroke, and alcohol intoxication...
  88. ncbi Physiological and anatomical evidence for multisensory interactions in auditory cortex
    Jennifer K Bizley
    Department of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK
    Cereb Cortex 17:2172-89. 2007
    ..These data indicate that multisensory convergence and integration are features common to all auditory cortical areas but are especially prevalent in higher areas...
  89. pmc Opposite patterns of hemisphere dominance for early auditory processing of lexical tones and consonants
    Hao Luo
    Auditory Research Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:19558-63. 2006
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  90. ncbi Suppression of the auditory N1 event-related potential component with unpredictable self-initiated tones: evidence for internal forward models with dynamic stimulation
    Pamela Bäss
    University of Leipzig, Institute of Psychology I, Biological including Cognitive Psychology, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 70:137-43. 2008
    ..Moreover, the attenuation effect was reduced when the frequency was unpredictable suggesting that it is easier to discriminate a self-initiated sound with exact foreknowledge...
  91. ncbi Effects of emotional prosody on auditory extinction for voices in patients with spatial neglect
    Didier Grandjean
    Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 46:487-96. 2008
    ..Taken together, our results have provided new evidence that emotional attention mechanisms may be triggered in the auditory modality by negative and positive vocal stimuli...
  92. ncbi Mapping responses to frequency sweeps and tones in the inferior colliculus of house mice
    Steffen R Hage
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Ulm, D 89069 Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 18:2301-12. 2003
    ....
  93. pmc Motor-induced suppression of the auditory cortex
    Sheye O Aliu
    University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:791-802. 2009
    ..These results are discussed in relation to suppression to self-produced speech and a general model of sensory motor processing and control...
  94. ncbi Tuning for spectro-temporal modulations as a mechanism for auditory discrimination of natural sounds
    Sarah M N Woolley
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:1371-9. 2005
    ..Additionally, auditory neurons discriminate among zebra finch song segments better than among synthetic sound segments...
  95. ncbi Emotion and attention interactions in social cognition: brain regions involved in processing anger prosody
    David Sander
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 28:848-58. 2005
    ....
  96. ncbi Natural signal statistics and sensory gain control
    O Schwartz
    Center for Neural Science, New York University, 4 Washington Place, Room 809, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Nat Neurosci 4:819-25. 2001
    ..These results suggest that nonlinear response properties of sensory neurons are not an accident of biological implementation, but have an important functional role...
  97. ncbi The Montreal Affective Voices: a validated set of nonverbal affect bursts for research on auditory affective processing
    Pascal Belin
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    Behav Res Methods 40:531-9. 2008
    ..The Montreal Affective Voices are available for download at vnl.psy.gla.ac.uk/ (Resources section)...
  98. pmc Perceptual organization of sound begins in the auditory periphery
    Daniel Pressnitzer
    Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and Université Paris Descartes, Paris F 75006, France
    Curr Biol 18:1124-8. 2008
    ....
  99. pmc Alterations in the spontaneous discharge patterns of single units in the dorsal cochlear nucleus following intense sound exposure
    Paul G Finlayson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 5E UHC, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Hear Res 256:104-17. 2009
    ..The highest level of hyperactivity was observed among units having the response properties most commonly attributed to fusiform cells...
  100. ncbi Musical experience shapes human brainstem encoding of linguistic pitch patterns
    Patrick C M Wong
    The Roxelyn and Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, 2240 Campus Drive, Evanston, Illinois 60208 3540, USA
    Nat Neurosci 10:420-2. 2007
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  101. ncbi Proprioceptive information from the pinna provides somatosensory input to cat dorsal cochlear nucleus
    P O Kanold
    The Center for Hearing Sciences and Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Neurosci 21:7848-58. 2001
    ..They support the hypothesis that a role of the DCN in hearing is to coordinate pinna orientation to sounds or to support correction for the effects of pinna orientation on sound-localization cues...

Research Grants63

  1. Auditory Cortex Plasticity and Tinnitus
    Brian Allman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..animals and humans which suggest that intramodal cortical plasticity can be offset by chronic acoustic stimulation at the specific frequencies associated with the hearing loss...
  2. NEUROBIOLOGY OF SLEEP APNEA IN AGING
    David W Carley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..an experiment of nature (narcolepsy), using pharmacologic blockade of orexin receptors and paired-pulse acoustic stimulation in conscious rats to determine if PPT-mediated gating of autonomic responses is impaired in the absence of ..
  3. Localization and Speech Intelligibility in EAS and Bilateral CI Users
    Louise H Loiselle; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These patients combine electric and acoustic stimulation (EAS) in the implanted ear and have residual low frequency hearing contralaterally...
  4. Cochlear Implants: Combined Electric and Binaural Acoustic Stimulation
    RENE H GIFFORD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..surgical outcome allows patients to combine electrical (E) stimulation from the implanted ear and acoustic stimulation (S) from both ears or EAS...
  5. Does strial microischemia enhance cochlear aminoglycoside ototoxicity
    Hongzhe Li; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will determine the acoustic stimulation conditions that reliably induce strial micro-leakage (e.g., single dose, interrupted sound exposures)...
  6. Temporal Effects in Forward Masking, Suppression, and Simultaneous Masking
    Elizabeth A Strickland; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the cochlea, input-output functions and frequency selectivity, may be estimated with and without preceding acoustic stimulation designed to activate the efferent system...
  7. Cross-frequency integration for speech recognition in bimodal hearing
    Ying Yee Kong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The benefit of combined electric and acoustic stimulation in speech and pitch perception has been demonstrated in a number of studies...
  8. Synergistic in vivo and in vitro approaches in the MSO
    Nace L Golding; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will use intracellular methods to compare the responses to ipsi- and contralateral acoustic stimulation in terms of their timing, shape, and (a) symmetry...
  9. Speech Perception with Combined Electric and Acoustic Stimulation
    Ying Yee Kong; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The benefit of combined electric and acoustic stimulation (EAS) for speech and pitch perception has been demonstrated in a number of previous studies...
  10. Intracochlear measures of active cochlear mechanics
    Elizabeth S Olson; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..We propose to measure normal intracochlear pressures and motions in mice upon acoustic stimulation. These are the basic responses to normal stimulation...
  11. CRCNS: Dynamics of the auditory cortical column
    Gyorgy Buzsaki; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and the auditory cortex is capable of generating coordinated activity patterns even in the absence of acoustic stimulation. The aim of this proposal is to measure and model the way sensory-evoked and internally generated ..
  12. Maximizing Benefits of Electric and Acoustic Stimulation with Targeted Training
    Ting Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..More importantly, the training may directly benefit EAS patients who participate in the experiment and provide guidance for appropriate auditory rehabilitation techniques for all EAS patients. ..
  13. Central auditory plasticity as a basis of tinnitus
    James A Kaltenbach; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..pathways on DCN hyperactivity will be investigated by selective lesioning, as well as by electrical and acoustic stimulation of their structures of origin...
  14. Effects of aging on evoked otoacoustic emissions in the common marmoset
    Rama Ratnam; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..e. emissions that are elicited in response to acoustic stimulation of the tympanic membrane)...
  15. Molecular neuroanatomy of the cochlear nucleus in deafness
    Maria E Rubio; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will test the hypothesis that a reduction in acoustic stimulation leads to similar types of receptor remodeling...
  16. Understanding the benefits of electric-acoustic stimulation
    Michael F Dorman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..For those who have some residual low-frequency hearing, the combination of electric and acoustic stimulation (EAS) can significantly improve speech understanding in background noise...
  17. MECHANOELECTRICAL TRANSDUCTION IN ADULT OUTER HAIR CELLS
    David He; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In this scheme, receptor potentials produced by transducer current in response to acoustic stimulation provide the input to the cell's motor activity...
  18. Auditory Plasticity in the Aged Mouse
    Jeremy Turner; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..mice (n=15) with presbycusis will be exposed to three months of low-level (70dB SPL), frequency-specific acoustic stimulation (12 hours/day) while control mice (n=15) matched for age, auditory behavior and hearing thresholds, will be ..
  19. RECOVERY OF STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION AFTER COCHLEAR DAMAGE
    Richard Salvi; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..selectively damage different cochlea structure; kanamycin selectively destroys all the hair cells; intense acoustic stimulation selectively destroys only short hair cells and associated tectorial membrane; kainic acid selectively ..
  20. RECOVERY OF DAMAGE TO THE VESTIBULAR-AUDITORY SYSTEM
    NEAL BARMACK; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Unilateral removal of the ossicular chain will be used to create asymmetric acoustic stimulation. Horizontal optokinetic stimulation will be used to provide asymmetric visual climbing fiber inputs to the ..
  21. Tomographic Imaging of Cochlear Micromechanical Motions
    DENNIS FREEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of stroboscopic images will be generated with synchronous demodulation of the OCT detector signal during acoustic stimulation. Computer vision algorithms (similar to those used in video microscopy methods) will be used to determine ..
  22. COCHLEAR MECHANICS
    WILLIAM RHODE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Crossed efferent modulation of the cochlea will be studied using acoustic stimulation of the contralateral ear in a decerebrate subject...
  23. Mapping Auditory Brain Function with Mn-Enhanced MRI
    DANIEL TURNBULL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..method with the potential to provide high resolution maps of auditory brain activity induced by defined acoustic stimulation in awake behaving mice outside the magnet...
  24. DEVELOPMENT OF INHIBITION WITHIN THE INFERIOR COLLICULUS
    Joann McGee; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..techniques, and (2) recording responses of single neurons located in different regions of the IC to acoustic stimulation in the presence and absence of GABAergic and glycinergic agonists and glycinergic responses during ..
  25. Gabapentin for Relief of Idiopathic Subjective Tinnitus
    Jay Piccirillo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Tinnitus is the perceived sensation of sound without actual acoustic stimulation. Approximately, 40 million people in the United States experience chronic tinnitus and 10 million of these people consider their tinnitus to be a significant ..
  26. COMPACT, FIBER OPTIC HOLOGRAHIC PROBE FOR OTOLARYNGOLOGY
    James Castracane; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..image from a semi-transparent screen to the photodiode array, a pressurizer tube, a clear channel for acoustic stimulation and lenses to focus the light reflected from the tympanic membrane upon the semi-transparent screen, ..
  27. TEMPORAL DYNAMICS OF CENTRAL AUDITORY PROCESSING
    ALEXANDER GALAZYUK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..show a progressive increase in amplitude selectivity of neurons to sounds in a sequence when the rate of acoustic stimulation is increased...
  28. Cochlear Implants: Electric and Acoustic Stimulation
    Rene Gifford; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Recently, listeners incorporating both electric and low-frequency acoustic stimulation of the same cochlea have demonstrated significant improvements in speech perception in noise that exceed ..
  29. AUDITORY AND SOMATOSENSORY CORTEX
    Michael Merzenich; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  30. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION RELATIONS OF COCHLEAR NUCLEUS NEURONS
    HERBERT VOIGT; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Intracellular responses of cochlear nucleus projection neurons and interneurons to both acoustic stimulation and current- pulse injection through the recording electrode have been recorded...
  31. 2009 Conference on Implantable Auditory Prostheses
    Robert Shannon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..acoustic signal pre-processing, physiological measures of auditory performance, combined electric and acoustic stimulation, bilateral implants in adults and children, implants in the auditory brainstem and midbrain, regeneration ..
  32. THE ZEBRAFISH EAR
    Jarema Malicki; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..7 and at 3 months with an automated behavioral screen that uses image analysis of the startle response to acoustic stimulation.; (3) to genetically characterize the mutants that are isolated (4) to determine the developmental and ..
  33. AUDITORY INFORMATION FLOW IN CORTEX AND THALAMUS
    Leonard Kitzes; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The result of this control is being assessed at the auditory cortex by evaluating the modification of single neuron responses to acoustic stimulation casued by preceding electrical stimulation of the mesencephalic reticular formation.
  34. Acoustic and electrical hearing after Atoh1 treatment
    Bryan E Pfingst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  35. FUNCTIONAL EFFECTS OF DEAFNESS AND NEURAL STIMULATION
    BRYAN PFINGST; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  36. COCHLEAR IMPLANT--AUDITORY FUNCTION & SPEECH PERCEPTION
    Michael Dorman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a study of the speech, voice and music perception abilities of patients who hear with combined electric and acoustic stimulation (EAS) and to relate speech, voice and music perception to underlying psychophysical abilities in the region ..
  37. Perception of Sources of Environmental Sounds
    Valeriy Shafiro; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The findings of the study will be relevant to cochlear implant design, and will provide an empirical basis for a theory of environmental sound perception. ..
  38. PERCEPTION AND PRODUCTION OF EXPRESSIVE MICROSTRUCTURE
    Bruno Repp; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This research is expected to provide new insights into the largely subconscious psychological processes underlying the flexible control of timing in both musical and nonmusical contexts. ..
  39. FEATURES OF STIMULATION IMPORTANT FOR ELECTRICAL HEARING
    BRYAN PFINGST; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. A New Approach to Sound Source Identification
    Robert Lutfi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. CRCNS: Computational Models of Multisensory Processing
    M Alex Meredith; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  42. MODULATION OF NEURONAL RESPONSES IN SOMATOSENSORY CORTEX
    Harold Burton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  43. Neural basis of heritable DA-mediated gating deficits
    Neal R Swerdlow; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  44. A Simple Measure for Studying Sensory Gating Deficits
    Neal Swerdlow; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Cross Modal integration and Plasticity in SIV Cortex
    M Meredith; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  46. Neuroscience at the Boundaries of Neurology and Psychiatry
    Neal Swerdlow; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Signal Processing in Audition
    Fan Gang Zeng; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. NEURAL CIRCUITRY OF SENSORIMOTOR GATING ACROSS SPECIES
    Neal Swerdlow; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  49. ACOUSTIC RESPONSES OF THE HUMAN COCHLEA AND MIDDLE EAR
    DOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  50. Automated Test of Word Recognition - Phase II
    Robert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A pilot study will test the method on a Spanish-language speech-recognition test. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. INTEGRATIVE NEUROBIOLOGY OF ALCOHOL WITHDRAWAL SEIZURES
    Carl Faingold; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We expect these approaches to yield novel insights into the neurobiological mechanisms controlling seizure susceptibility during ethanol withdrawal and suggest improved approaches to the therapy of alcoholism. ..
  52. Development of Improved Earphone for Hearing Testing
    Robert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In this project an earphone is being developed that can be used in both automated and manual testing and will significantly increase the efficiency, accuracy, and accessibility. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  53. Antipsychotic Drugs and Maternal Behavior: A Preclinical Investigation
    Ming Li; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. BRAILLE READING & ADAPTIVE PLASTICITY IN THE HUMAN BRAIN
    Harold Burton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In all experiments blood oxygen level dependent response dynamics in visual and selective non-visual areas will be quantitatively analyzed and correlated with performance to determine likely causal relationships. ..
  55. CORTICAL AND BEHAVIORAL RESPONSES TO COCHLEAR IMPLANTS
    John C Middlebrooks; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Aim 3 will identify changes in the central auditory pathway that result from deafness and chronic electrical stimulation and, thus, will inform decisions regarding age of implantation and patterns of chronic stimulation. ..
  56. CORTICO-STRIATAL SUBSTRATES OF DEFICIENT STARTLE GATING
    Neal R Swerdlow; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..New information from these studies will be a foundation for innovative models of the pathophysiology of schizophrenia and other inherited neuropsychiatric disorders, and for prospective strategies for novel drug development. ..
  57. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF SOUND LOCALIZATION
    Zhongmin Lu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Single-cell recording will determine if there are neurons in the medulla and/or midbrain of the goldfish that encode specific timing differences between particle motion and pressure inputs. ..
  58. Exploring otoacoustic emissions with intracochlear pressure measurements
    Wei Dong; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Middle-ear assessment via reflectance measurements
    Susan Voss; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This work will both strengthen the research environment at Smith College and provide substantial research experiences for undergraduate students. ..
  60. Neurobehavioral Consequences of Adolescent Alcohol
    Cindy Ehlers; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..AIM 3: To investigate the neurochemical substrates underlying the lasting neurobehavioral consequences of adolescent ethanol exposure, with a focus on NMDA systems ..
  61. Probing neural feature selectivity with natural stimuli
    Tatyana Sharpee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. Simultaneous fMRI/ERP of Auditory Change Detection
    Merav Sabri; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....