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Impairments in language development can be detected in infants as young as 3 months
Date:4/10/2008

r scanning naturally sleeping healthy babies. This technique will allow better localization of active brain areas. To solve the challenge of imaging the brains of young children who typically are unable to lie still for extended periods in a scanner, Benasichs team conducts the scans in the evening and asks the parents to go through their childs normal bedtime routine, such as reading their infant a story, nursing them, rocking and snuggling. Once the child is asleep, headphones providing a steady stream of lullabies and an acoustic foam bonnet are placed on the babys head to reduce the sound of the MRI.

Our goal is not only to develop training techniques to correct rapid auditory processing problems, but to identify the period during infant development when the brain is most plastic, or most able to change through learning, explains Benasich.


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Contact: Helen Paxton
paxton@andromeda.rutgers.edu
973-353-5262
Rutgers University
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