Spatial structure of cone inputs to receptive fields in primate lateral geniculate nucleus

@article{Reid1992SpatialSO,
  title={Spatial structure of cone inputs to receptive fields in primate lateral geniculate nucleus},
  author={R. Clay Reid and Robert Shapley},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1992},
  volume={356},
  pages={716-718}
}
HUMAN colour vision depends on three classes of cone photoreceptors, those sensitive to short (S), medium (M) or long (L) wavelengths, and on how signals from these cones are combined by neurons in the retina and brain. Macaque monkey colour vision is similar to human, and the receptive fields of macaque visual neurons have been used as an animal model of human colour processing1. P retinal ganglion cells and parvocellular neurons are colour-selective neurons in macaque retina and lateral… Expand
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