Hemispheric Specialization: Relevant publications
Abrams D, Nicol T, Zecker S, Kraus N. (2009) Abnormal cortical processing of the syllable rate of speech in poor readers. Journal of Neuroscience 29: 7686-7693.
Hornickel JM, Skoe E, Kraus N. (2009) Subcortical lateralization of speech encoding. Audiology and Neurotology 14: 198-207.
Abrams D, Nicol T, Zecker S, Kraus N. (2008) Right-hemisphere auditory cortex is dominant for coding syllable patterns in speech. Journal of Neuroscience 28(15): 3958-3965.
Abrams A, Nicol T, Zecker S, Kraus N. (2006) Auditory brainstem timing predicts cerebral dominance for speech sounds. Journal of Neuroscience 26: 11131-11137.
Tremblay KL, Kraus N. (2002) Auditory training induces asymmetrical changes in cortical neural activity. Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research 45: 564-572.
Bellis TJ, Nicol T, Kraus N. (2000) Aging affects hemispheric asymmetry in the neural representation of speech sounds. Journal of Neuroscience 20: 791-797.
King C, Nicol T, McGee T , Kraus N. (1999) Thalamic asymmetry is related to acoustic signal complexity. Neuroscience Letters 267: 89-92.