Dyslexia: Neuronal, Cognitive & Linguistic Aspects. by Yngve Zotterman

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The distance of the stimulus from the monkeyfs head was approximately 30 cm. An example of a single neurone recording from area tpt showing selectivity for the location of the sound source is given in Pig. 16, Although many neurones in area tpt respond to pure tones, the effective frequency range was broad and various natural sounds with complex structure were the most effective stimuli. The neurones that responded to auditory stimuli often responded to visual and/or somesthetic stimuli as well.

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