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Chromatic Discrimination in a Cortically Colour Blind Observer.

Abstract:

We tested the ability of a subject with cerebral achromatopsia to discriminate between colours and to detect chromatic borders. He was unable to identify colours or to arrange them in an orderly series or choose the odd colour out of an array or even to pick out a colour embedded in an array of greys. Nevertheless, he could select the odd colour when the colours were contiguous, even when they were isoluminant, and could discriminate an ordered from a disordered chromatic series as long as th...

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Heywood, CA More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Newcombe, F More by this author
Journal:
The European journal of neuroscience
Volume:
3
Issue:
8
Pages:
802-812
Publication date:
1991
DOI:
EISSN:
1460-9568
ISSN:
0953-816X
URN:
uuid:d6cd70f4-c6c8-41b9-b148-ac16e93a2133
Source identifiers:
16146
Local pid:
pubs:16146

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