Cross-modal and cross-temporal association in neurons of frontal cortex

@article{Fuster2000CrossmodalAC,
  title={Cross-modal and cross-temporal association in neurons of frontal cortex},
  author={Joaqu{\'i}n M. Fuster and Mark Bodner and James K. Kroger},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2000},
  volume={405},
  pages={347-351}
}
The prefrontal cortex is essential for the temporal integration of sensory information in behavioural and linguistic sequences. Such information is commonly encoded in more than one sense modality, notably sight and sound. Connections from sensory cortices to the prefrontal cortex support its integrative function. Here we present the first evidence that prefrontal cortex cells associate visual and auditory stimuli across time. We gave monkeys the task of remembering a tone of a certain pitch… 

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