Browse by Subject "songbird"
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(2013-02-03)The goal of this project is to adapt diffusive optical imaging (DOI) to study the brains of songbirds. We study songbirds because they have a special ability to learn songs and to use them to communicate. We choose to use ...
Effects of bottomland forest restoration on the breeding bird community in the Cache River watershed - Year 1 (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2011-10-20)
Effects of bottomland forest restoration on the breeding bird community in the Cache River watershed - Year 2 (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2011-10-24)
Neuronal FMRP: facilitating learning in a critical brain network for zebra finch song acquisition and regulating synaptic miRNAs spatio-temporally (2013-05-24)Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is a genetic disease caused by absent expression of the normal fragile X protein FMRP, presenting with a constellation of features including intellectual disability, connective tissue abnormalities, ...
(2010-05-14)The ability of songbirds to communicate though learned vocalization and the discovery of discreet interconnected “song nuclei” involved in vocal learning has made them a valuable model to study the neuronal mechanisms ...