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Reprogramming the Cerebral CortexPlasticity following central and peripheral lesions$
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Stephen Lomber and Jos Eggermont

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780198528999

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.001.0001

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Reprogramming cortex

Reprogramming cortex

The consequences of cross-modal plasticity during development

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(p.349) Chapter 20 Reprogramming cortex
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Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex
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Jessica R. Newton

Ania K. Majewska

Charlene Ellsworth

Mriganka Sur

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0020

This chapter discusses how reprogramming the brain, by inducing visual inputs to innervate the auditory pathway, can reveal the relative influence of intrinsic and extrinsic factors in determining the function and organization of sensory cortex and thalamic nuclei. It describes its effect on retinal innervation, its physiological and behavioral consequences, and its potential influence on cortical circuitry.

Keywords:   cortical reorganization, visual inputs, auditory pathway, sensory cortex, retinal innervation, thalamus

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