Switching the direction of hair cells

Kalman Rubinson kr4 at nyu.edu
Tue Jul 22 03:46:17 EST 2003


On 21 Jul 2003 09:32:55 +0100, glucegen at excite.com (Radium) wrote:

>Hi:
>
>I am interested in knowing what would happen if sound entering the
>back end of the cochlea were perceived as high-pitched while sounds
>entering the front entrance of the cochlea were perceived as
>lower-pitched.

Do you think the reverse is the normal case?  

>What would be the physical and psychological effects of this?

Apparently, confusion.

Kal




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