Seeing or not seeing where your hands are

  title={Seeing or not seeing where your hands are},
  author={Elisabetta L{\`a}davas and Alessandro Farn{\`e} and Gabriele Zeloni and Giuseppe Di Pellegrino},
  journal={Experimental Brain Research},
Previous findings have demonstrated the existence of a visual peripersonal space centered on the hand in humans and its modulatory effects on tactile perception. A strong modulatory effect of vision on touch perception was found when a visual stimulus was presented near the hand. In contrast, when the visual stimulus was presented far from the hand, only a weak modulatory effect was found. The aim of the present study was to verify whether such cross-modal links between touch and vision in the… CONTINUE READING