Split Brain Surgically Performed in Developing and in Adult Cats: Physiological Properties and Recovery of Visual Cortex Neurons

  • U. Yinon
  • M. Chen
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Physiologically, several different experimental approaches have been so far adopted in order to demonstrate the involvement of visual cortex cells in interhemispheric relationships. Of these approaches the main ones will be briefly described here.


Corpus Callosum Visual Cortex Cortical Cell Optic Chiasm Ocular Dominance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Yinon
    • 1
  • M. Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.Physiological Laboratory, Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger Eye Research InstituteTel-Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Chaim Sheba Medical CenterTel-HashomerIsrael

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