Hearing only with the brain?

Jeff kidsdoc2000 at hotmail.com
Tue Jul 27 18:57:24 EST 2004

"Curious" <curious11112001 at yahoo.com> wrote in message
news:34a4f456.0407271322.3e5dc2fc at posting.google.com...
> Is it possible for deaf patients to use an radio-frequency wireless
> electronic device in their auditory cortex that convert the RF signals
> into signals the brain would recognize as the intended audio signal?

Doubtful. The auditory information is spread over too many neurons by the
time it gets to the auditory cortex.


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