Multisensory functional magnetic resonance imaging: a future perspective

Rainer Goebel, Nienke van Atteveldt

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Abstract

Advances in functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology and analytic tools provide a powerful approach to unravel how the human brain combines the different sensory systems. In this perspective, we outline promising future directions of fMRI to make optimal use of its strengths in multisensory research, and to meet its weaker sides by combining it with other imaging modalities and computational modeling.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)153-64
Number of pages12
JournalExperimental Brain Research
Volume198
Issue number2-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2009

Keywords

  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Animals
  • Brain
  • Brain Mapping
  • Cerebral Cortex
  • Computer Simulation
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Models, Neurological
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Neurons
  • Perception
  • Journal Article
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

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