Age-related changes in the visual cortex

  title={Age-related changes in the visual cortex},
  author={Julie R. Mendelson and Elizabeth Fortson Wells},
  journal={Vision Research},
The ability to accurately perceive the speed of moving objects is one of many visual functions that decline with age. One factor that may contribute to this is a deterioration in temporal processing speed. At present, there is a dearth of information concerning how this may occur in the central nervous system, particularly in the visual cortex. Thus, in the… CONTINUE READING