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Functional neuroanatomy of the human visual system: A review of functional MRI studies

Greenlee, Mark W. and Tse, Peter U. (2008) 8. Functional neuroanatomy of the human visual system: A review of functional MRI studies. In: Borrurat, François-Xavier and Lorenz, Birgit, (eds.) Pediatric Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Genetics. Essentials in ophthalmology (8). Springer, New York, Berlin, pp. 119-138. ISBN 3-540-33678-8; 978-3-540-33678-5.

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This chapter reviews work on the method of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), which has been used to describe the structural and functional anatomy of the human visual system. ■ Exploitation of the endogenous paramagnetic contrast agent deoxyhemoglobin has yielded functional maps of: - lateral geniculate nucleus of the thalamus - the columnar organization of primary visual cortex - ...


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Item type:Book section
Institutions:Psychology and Pedagogy > Institut für Psychologie > Lehrstuhl für Psychologie I (Allgemeine Psychologie I und Methodenlehre) - Prof. Dr. Mark W. Greenlee
Interdisciplinary Subject Network:Sehen und Verstehen
Keywords:functional MRI, visual cortex, brain
Dewey Decimal Classification:100 Philosophy & psychology > 150 Psychology
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:32528
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