Accession Number:

AD0677305

Title:

COMPARATIVE NEUROPHYSIOLOGY OF THE VISUAL SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note:

Final scientific rept. 15 Sep 67-14 Sep 68,

Corporate Author:

PISA UNIV (ITALY) ISTITUTO DI FISIOLOGIA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The following themes have been investigated under the research on Comparative Neurophysiology of the Visual System 1 Peripheral inhibition of flashing in fireflies Brunelli, Buonamici and Magni, in part with the collaboration of Viola, Istituto di Patologia Generale, University of Pisa. 2 Modulation of the retinal dark discharge from the pigeon eyes Brunelli, Buonamici and Magni. 3 Spatial interaction in the visual system Cervetto and Maffei Fiorentini and Maffei Maffei. 4 Sympathetic influences on the retinal dark discharge Berlucchi, Marzi and Mascetti. 5 Visuo-cortical lesions and interhemispheric transfer of visual information Berlucchi and Mascetti. 6 Role of visual cortex and midbrain in visual learning and memory Berlucchi and Sprague in collaboration with the Department of Anatomy of the University of Pennsylvania. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE