High Vocal Center

Known as: Vocal Center, High 
Nucleus in the NEOSTRIATUM of bird brains that sends signals for song production and receives auditory input. In some adult SONGBIRDS, research has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Young animals engage in variable exploratory behaviors essential for the development of neural circuitry and adult motor control… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
High vocal center (HVC) is part of the premotor pathway necessary for song production and is also a primary source of input to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Zebra finch song is represented in the high-level motor control nucleus high vocal center (HVC) (Reiner et al., 2004) as a sparse… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In the high vocal center (HVC) of adult songbirds, increases in spontaneous neuronal replacement correlate with song changes and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Projection neurons are added to the high vocal center (HVC) of adult songbirds. Here we report on events associated with their… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Neurogenesis continues in the brain of adult birds. These cells are born in the ventricular zone of the lateral ventricles. Young… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
There is increased neuronal firing in the high vocal center (a motor nucleus) and other song nuclei of canaries, Serinus canaria… (More)
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1996
1996
1. Auditory responses in the zebra finch (Taenopygia guttata) song-system nucleus HVc were assessed at 54 recording sites by 3… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
New neurons are added to the high vocal center (HVC) of adult male and female canaries. Exogenous testosterone induces a marked… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Adult male canaries modify their song every year. Most of these changes occur during late summer and early fall, after the end of… (More)
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