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The cerebral connexions of the visual system

Abstract:

In the mammalian visual system the experimental investigation of the effect of sensory experience on the postnatal brain was facilitated by the detailed information that was already available on the structure and function of the normal adult and the relative ease with which the animal's visual environment could be modified by eyelid suture. When performed in young kittens this procedure produced a cellular atrophy in the lateral geniculate nucleus which resembled histologically the transn...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Pembroke College
Role:
Author
Publication date:
1976
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Barcode:
601870747
URN:
uuid:3ea41bfd-dcf6-489e-bf8c-0565101abf8a
Local pid:
td:601870747
Language:
English

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