Seeing beyond the receptive field in primary visual cortex.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Recent studies on the response properties of neurons in primary visual cortex emphasize the dynamics and the complexities of facilitatory and suppressive interactions between the receptive field center and surrounding areas of visual space. These observations raise new questions about the circuitry responsible for receptive field surround effects and their contribution to visual perception.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Fitzpatrick, D

Published Date

  • August 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 438 - 443

PubMed ID

  • 10981611

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0959-4388

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0959-4388(00)00113-6


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England