[Neuroscience] Re: Frequency resolutions of auditory cortex and thalamus

r norman r_s_norman at _comcast.net
Sat Oct 7 16:51:58 EST 2006


On 7 Oct 2006 14:41:03 -0700, "thesparr0w1 at yahoo.com"
<thesparr0w1 at yahoo.com> wrote:

>Hi,
>
>What is the frequency resolution of cells in the auditory cortex and
>thalamus?
>

Google "auditory tuning curves" or, more specifically, "tuning curves
medial geniculate" or "auditory cortex tuning curves".

Here is a paper about tuning curves in cat auditory cortext that is
available on-line 
   Mitchell L. Sutter 
   Shapes and Level Tolerances of Frequency Tuning Curves 
   in Primary Auditory Cortex: Quantitative Measures and
   Population Codes 
   J Neurophysiol 84: 1012-1025(2000)
http://jn.physiology.org/cgi/content/full/84/2/1012




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