Coding of peripersonal space in inferior premotor cortex (area F4).

@article{Fogassi1996CodingOP,
  title={Coding of peripersonal space in inferior premotor cortex (area F4).},
  author={Leonardo Fogassi and Vittorio Gallese and Luciano Fadiga and Giuseppe Luppino and M. Matelli and Giacomo Rizzolatti},
  journal={Journal of neurophysiology},
  year={1996},
  volume={76 1},
  pages={
          141-57
        }
}
1. We studied the functional properties of neurons in the caudal part of inferior area 6 (area F4) in awake monkeys. In agreement with previous reports, we found that the large majority (87%) of neurons responded to sensory stimuli. The responsive neurons fell into three categories: somatosensory neurons (30%); visual neurons (14%); and bimodal, visual and somatosensory neurons (56%). Both somatosensory and bimodal neurons typically responded to light touch of the skin. Their RFs were located… 
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