The architecture of the colour centre in the human visual brain: new results and a review *

@article{Bartels2000TheAO,
  title={The architecture of the colour centre in the human visual brain: new results and a review *},
  author={Andreas M. Bartels and Semir Zeki},
  journal={European Journal of Neuroscience},
  year={2000},
  volume={12}
}
We have used the technique of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and a variety of colour paradigms to activate the human brain regions selective for colour. We show here that the region defined previously [ Lueck et al. (1989) Nature, 340, 386–389; Zeki et al. (1991) J. Neurosci., 11, 641–649; McKeefry & Zeki (1997) Brain, 120, 2229–2242] as the human colour centre consists of two subdivisions, a posterior one, which we call V4 and an anterior one, which we refer to as V4α, the two… 

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