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The role of the dorsal thalamus in visual processing and object selection: a case of an attentional system in amphibians

The European Journal of Neuroscience

Sep 1, 2012

Tim Ruhl, U Dicke

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In amphibians, the midbrain tectum is regarded as the visual centre for object recognition but the functional role of forebrain centres in visual information processing is less clear. In order to address this question, the dorsal thalamus was lesioned in the salamander Plethodon sherman...read more

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Amphibians
Optic Tract Structure
Visual System
Biochemical Pathway
Optic Lobe, Human
Salicylhydroxamic acid
Pattern Recognition, Visual
Neurons
Visual Fields
Telencephalon
2
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The role of the dorsal thalamus in visual processing and object selection: a case of an attentional system in amphibians

The European Journal of Neuroscience

Sep 1, 2012

Tim Ruhl, U Dicke

PMID: 22934985

DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2012.08271.x

Abstract

In amphibians, the midbrain tectum is regarded as the visual centre for object recognition but the functional role of forebrain centres in visual information processing is less clear. In order to address this question, the dorsal thalamus was lesioned in the salamander Plethodon sherman...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Amphibians
Optic Tract Structure
Visual System
Biochemical Pathway
Optic Lobe, Human
Salicylhydroxamic acid
Pattern Recognition, Visual
Neurons
Visual Fields
Telencephalon
2
26

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