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Summaries are available of material from the following (now rather old) papers

Howard, D. Patterson, K., Wise, R., Douglas Brown, W., Friston, K., Weiller, C. and Frackowiak, R. (1992) The cortical localization of the lexicons: Positron Emission Tomography evidence. Brain, 115, 1769-1782

Livingstone, M.S. and Hubel, D.H. (1988) Segregation of form, colour, movement and depth: anatomy, physiology, and perception. Science, 240 740-9.

Lueck, C.J., Zeki, S., Friston, K.J., Deiber, M-P., Cope, P., Cunningham, V.J., Lammertsma, A.A., Kennard, C. and Frackowiak, R.S.J. (1989) The colour centre in the cerebral cortex of man. Nature, 340, 386-9.

Sergent, J., Zuck, E., Terriah, S. and MacDonald, B. (1992) Distributed neural network underlying musical sight-reading and keyboard performance. Science, 257, 106-109.

Vargha-Khadem F, Carr LJ, Isaacs E, Brett E, Adams C and Mishkin M (1997) Onset of speech after left hemispherectomy in a nine-year-old boy. Brain, Jan;120( Pt 1):159-182 (see the summary page overleaf: link if pdf available)

There are also summaries of work in the following areas

plasticity after blindness

plasticity and phantom-limb phenomena

brain plasticity after early brain damage

some other results relevant to plasticity

Cells sensitive to faces and body parts

 


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