Accession Number : ADA266379


Title :   Ground Squirrel Visual System. Part 1


Descriptive Note : Progress rept.


Corporate Author : PUERTO RICO UNIV SAN JUAN INST OF NEUROBIOLOGY


Personal Author(s) : Lugo-Garcia, Nidza ; Kuffler, Damien P ; Blanco, Rosa E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266379.pdf


Report Date : 09 Jun 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 4


Abstract : Progress on experiments: 1) To characterize the dendritic arborization of ganglion cells projecting to the superior colliculus (SC), 2) To determine whether retinal ganglion cells project to more than one retinal projection target, 3) To study where there is a difference in the fine structural pattern of synaptic connections among different ganglion cell types, 4) To explore the variety of neuroactive substances in the ground squirrel retina, and 5) other experiments


Descriptors :   *RETINA , *SQUIRRELS , GROUND LEVEL , INJECTION , VISION , NERVE CELLS


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE