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Visual-auditory spatial processing in auditory cortical neurons.

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Neurons responsive to visual stimulation have now been described in the auditory cortex of various species, but their functions are largely unknown. Here we investigate the auditory and visual spatial sensitivity of neurons recorded in 5 different primary and non-primary auditory cortical areas of the ferret. We quantified the spatial tuning of neurons by measuring the responses to stimuli presented across a range of azimuthal positions and calculating the mutual information (MI) between the ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Brain research
Volume:
1242
Pages:
24-36
Publication date:
2008-11-01
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EISSN:
1872-6240
ISSN:
0006-8993
Source identifiers:
113345
Language:
English
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pubs:113345
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uuid:03a84b7c-8eef-4364-be0b-e1d5792094c8
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pubs:113345
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2012-12-19

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