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The development of topography in the hamster geniculo-cortical projection.

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Precise point-to-point connectivity is the basis of ordered maps of the visual field. The immaturity of the newborn hamster's visual system has allowed us to examine emerging topography in the geniculo-cortical projection well before thalamic axons have reached their cortical target, layer IV. Using anterograde transneuronal labeling with wheat germ agglutinin conjugated to horseradish peroxidase (WGA-HRP), we visualized the ingrowth of the whole population of geniculate fibers in the neonata...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience More from this journal
Volume:
18
Issue:
15
Pages:
5766-5776
Publication date:
1998-08-01
EISSN:
1529-2401
ISSN:
0270-6474
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:113578
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uuid:2223159e-17de-49ab-8010-50795bfd19a1
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pubs:113578
Source identifiers:
113578
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2013-11-17

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