MMN elicitation during natural sleep to violations of an auditory pattern.

  title={MMN elicitation during natural sleep to violations of an auditory pattern.},
  author={Lauren D Sculthorpe and Daniel R. Ouellet and Kenneth B Campbell},
  journal={Brain research},
The mismatch negativity (MMN) ERP component is generally considered to reflect the outcome of a pre-conscious change detection mechanism. The manipulation of active task demands has typically demonstrated that the MMN operates relatively independently of inferred attention. It remains a possibility, however, that subjects are capable of covertly sampling, or "eavesdropping" on, the irrelevant auditory stimuli, even during the most demanding of diversion tasks. The presence of the MMN in an… CONTINUE READING
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