Laryngeal motor cortex and control of speech in humans.

@article{Simonyan2011LaryngealMC,
  title={Laryngeal motor cortex and control of speech in humans.},
  author={Kristina Simonyan and Barry Horwitz},
  journal={The Neuroscientist : a review journal bringing neurobiology, neurology and psychiatry},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={197-208}
}
Speech production is one of the most complex and rapid motor behaviors, and it involves a precise coordination of more than 100 laryngeal, orofacial, and respiratory muscles. Yet we lack a complete understanding of laryngeal motor cortical control during production of speech and other voluntary laryngeal behaviors. In recent years, a number of studies have confirmed the laryngeal motor cortical representation in humans and have provided some information about its interactions with other… CONTINUE READING
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