Proj
J-GLOBAL ID:200904085711566176  Research Project code:9800030173 Update date:Sep. 15, 2006

Study on recognition associated electric potential of Japanese monkey as a recognition model of children and elderly persons

小児や老人の認知モデルとしてのニホンザルの認知関連電位の研究
Study period:1994 - 1997
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (2):
Research overview:
It is often the case with infants and old persons with senile dementia that they do not well understand the subject in inspections, and that they cannot maintain the required state. In the present study, we will use 2 Japanese monkeys, as models with which recognition and power of attention can be measured even when the subjects remain passive, and record P300 and MMN electrophysiologically. This study aims at deepening understanding about the recognizing function of infants and old people, by comparatively studying the recognition related potential of the monkeys in the case where the mode or contents of stimulus are changed with that of human beings.
Keywords (6):
recognition ,  cognition ,  electrophysiology ,  elderly ,  child ,  Macaca
Research program: Ordinary Research
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Research budget: 1997: \0

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