Accession Number : AD0707561

Title :   COMPARATIVE NEUORPHYSIOLOGY OF THE VISUAL SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. 15 Sep 68-14 Mar 70,

Corporate Author : PISA UNIV (ITALY)

Personal Author(s) : Moruzzi,Giuseppe

Report Date : 14 MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The following themes were investigated: Peripheral inhibition of flashing in fireflies; Centrifugal influences on the retinal activity in the pigeon; Analysis of visual retinal responses in the pigeon; Interaction between red and blue sensitive mechanisms in the pigeon ERG; Dynamic interactions in cat retinal gaglion cells; Dynamic interactions in the human visual system; Centrifugal effects on the neural activity of the cat's retina. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NERVOUS SYSTEM, PHYSIOLOGY), (*VISION, PHYSIOLOGY), VISUAL PERCEPTION, VISUAL ACUITY, EYE, RETINA, ROTATION, NERVE CELLS, COLOR VISION, BIRDS, CATS, HUMANS, ITALY

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE