Differential Representation of Articulatory Gestures and Phonemes in Precentral and Inferior Frontal Gyri

@article{Mugler2018DifferentialRO,
  title={Differential Representation of Articulatory Gestures and Phonemes in Precentral and Inferior Frontal Gyri},
  author={Emily M. Mugler and Matthew C. Tate and Karen Livescu and Jessica W. Templer and Matthew A. Goldrick and Marc W. Slutzky},
  journal={The Journal of Neuroscience},
  year={2018},
  volume={38},
  pages={9803 - 9813}
}
Speech is a critical form of human communication and is central to our daily lives. Yet, despite decades of study, an understanding of the fundamental neural control of speech production remains incomplete. Current theories model speech production as a hierarchy from sentences and phrases down to words, syllables, speech sounds (phonemes), and the actions of vocal tract articulators used to produce speech sounds (articulatory gestures). Here, we investigate the cortical representation of… 
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