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Multisensory Integration in Single Neurons fo the Midbrain In The Handbook of Multisensory Processes (2004), pp. 243-246 by Barry E. Stein, Wan Jiang, Terrence R. Stanford edited by Gemma Calvert, Charles Spence, Barry E. Stein
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    address = {Cambridge, MA, USA},
    author = {Stein, Barry E. and Jiang, Wan and Stanford, Terrence R.},
    booktitle = {The Handbook of Multisensory Processes},
    chapter = {15},
    citeulike-article-id = {13256612},
    editor = {Calvert, Gemma and Spence, Charles and Stein, Barry E.},
    isbn = {9780262033213},
    keywords = {biology, multisensory-integration},
    pages = {243--246},
    posted-at = {2014-07-11 11:24:05},
    priority = {2},
    publisher = {The MIT Press},
    title = {Multisensory Integration in Single Neurons fo the Midbrain},
    year = {2004}
}

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Integrating information from different modalities can improve

  • detection,
  • identification,
  • precision of orienting behavior,
  • reaction time.