Cortical color blindness, or cerebral achromatopsia, has been likened by some authors to "blindsight" for color or an instance of "covert" processing of color. Recently, it has been shown that, although such patients are unable to identify or discriminate hue differences, they nevertheless show a striking ability to process wavelength differences, which can result in preserved sensitivity to chromatic contrast and motion in equiluminant displays. Moreover, visually evoked cortical potentials ...Expand abstract
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Cortical color blindness is not "blindsight for color".
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