Adaptation to speaker's voice in right anterior temporal lobe

@article{Belin2003AdaptationTS,
  title={Adaptation to speaker's voice in right anterior temporal lobe},
  author={Pascal Belin and Robert J. Zatorre},
  journal={NeuroReport},
  year={2003},
  volume={14},
  pages={2105-2109}
}
Little is known on how voices are represented in the brain. We used fMRI to investigate whether parts of auditory cortex would be sensitive to the repetition of a speaker's voice. Subjects were scanned while passively listening to spoken syllables, presented in blocs in which either syllable or speaker were repeated. Only one cortical region, located in the anterior part of the right superior temporal sulcus (STS), responded differently to the two conditions: activation relative to the silent… 
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