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Changing tune in auditory cortex

Investigating the organization of tone representation in the rodent auditory cortex at high resolution, two new studies in this issue find that the arrangement of relative frequency responsiveness is not preserved at a fine-scale cortical level.

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Figure 1: Tonotopy and network architecture in primary auditory cortex (A1).


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Castro, J., Kandler, K. Changing tune in auditory cortex. Nat Neurosci 13, 271–273 (2010).

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