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Characterization of local invariances in the ascending ferret auditory system
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- Published: 21 July 2014
- Auditory Cortex
- Auditory System
- Pure Tone
- Time Shift
- Neural Response
Local probabilistic invariances, defined by the range of physical transformations that can be applied to a sensory stimulus without changing the corresponding neural response , are largely unstudied in auditory cortex. We propose to assess these invariances using existing and new experimental neurophysiological data recorded from multiple stages of the ferret auditory processing hierarchy.
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