The brain basis of language processing: from structure to function.

@article{Friederici2011TheBB,
  title={The brain basis of language processing: from structure to function.},
  author={Angela D. Friederici},
  journal={Physiological reviews},
  year={2011},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={
          1357-92
        }
}
  • A. Friederici
  • Published 1 October 2011
  • Biology, Psychology
  • Physiological reviews
Language processing is a trait of human species. The knowledge about its neurobiological basis has been increased considerably over the past decades. Different brain regions in the left and right hemisphere have been identified to support particular language functions. Networks involving the temporal cortex and the inferior frontal cortex with a clear left lateralization were shown to support syntactic processes, whereas less lateralized temporo-frontal networks subserve semantic processes… 

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