Accession Number:

AD0659763

Title:

COMPARATIVE NEUROPHYSIOLOGY OF THE VISUAL SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note:

Final scientific rept. 15 Sep 66-14 Sep 67,

Corporate Author:

PISA UNIV (ITALY) ISTITUTO DI FISIOLOGIA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The following themes were investigated Reticular influences on the lateral geniculate body Peripheral inhibition of flashing in fireflies Influence of background illumination on the electrical responses of the cats retina to flashes of light Dark adaptation and equivalent background responses in the cats retina The electroretinogram of the pigeon Visual receptive fields of callosal units Interactions between callosal and geniculo-cortical inputs to the visual cortex.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE