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Training-induced plasticity of auditory localization in adult mammals

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Accurate auditory localization relies on neural computations based on spatial cues present in the sound waves at each ear. The values of these cues depend on the size, shape, and separation of the two ears and can therefore vary from one individual to another. As with other perceptual skills, the neural circuits involved in spatial hearing are shaped by experience during development and retain some capacity for plasticity in later life. However, the factors that enable and promote plasticity ...

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10.1371/journal.pbio.0040071

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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
Role:
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"University of Maryland, United States of America"
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Kacelnik, O
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King, A
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLoS Biology Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
4
Pages:
627-638 [e71]
Publication date:
2006-04-01
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1545-7885
ISSN:
1544-9173
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English
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2008-03-14

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