Biomag 96 pp 1026-1029 | Cite as

Reversed Hemispheric Asymmetry of Auditory N100m in Schizophrenics

  • J. Karhu
  • J. Tiihonen
  • E. Pekkonen
  • H. Katila
  • M. Huotilainen
  • J. Virtanen
  • R. Ilmoniemi
Conference paper

Abstract

Human brain hemispheres are asymmetric. Individual anatomical differences involve widespread cortical and subcortical areas and are more prominent among males [1,2]. The interhemispheric asymmetry is particularly clear in temporal lobe structures and speech areas [3,4]).

Keywords

Migration Schizophrenia Tempo 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Karhu
    • 1
  • J. Tiihonen
    • 2
  • E. Pekkonen
    • 3
    • 4
  • H. Katila
    • 5
  • M. Huotilainen
    • 3
    • 4
  • J. Virtanen
    • 3
    • 4
  • R. Ilmoniemi
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Clinical NeurophysiologyKuopio University HospitalFinland
  2. 2.Department of Forensic PsychiatryNiuvanniemi HospitalKuopioFinland
  3. 3.BioMag LaboratoryHelsinki University Central HospitalFinland
  4. 4.Cognitive Psychophysiology Research UnitUniversity of HelsinkiFinland
  5. 5.Department of PsychiatryHelsinki University Central HospitalFinland

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