Achromatopsia

Known as: Monochromacy, Monochromatism, achromatism 
An autosomal recessive genetic disorder affecting the cone cells of the eye. It may be complete, in which the individual can only perceive black… (More)
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2006
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2006
Lesions to ventral occipital cortex can produce severe deficits in color vision, a syndrome known as cerebral achromatopsia… (More)
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2000
2000
 Desert ants, Cataglyphis bicolor (Hymenoptera), navigate by using compass information provided by skylight polarization. In this… (More)
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1997
1997
Cortical colour blindness is caused by brain damage to the ventro-medial occipital and temporal lobes. A possible explanation is… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE The leading edge of the rod a-wave in normal human subjects can be fit with a computational model of the activation phase… (More)
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1993
1993
Central achromatopsia is an impairment of color perception caused by damage to the visual association cortex. Its psychophysical… (More)
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1993
1993
A number of higher visual deficits accompanied by severe retrograde autobiographical memory loss following bilateral medial… (More)
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1991
1991
Spawning of 32 species of Labridae and 13 species of Scaridae was seen at Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands. Most spawned on a… (More)
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1989
1989
1. The receptoral mechanisms underlying the vision of two atypical achromats of the complete variety were studied with standard… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
We studied two patients with impaired visual perception and imagery caused by bilateral posterior cerebral lesions. The first had… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
The neuropsychologic, neuroanatomic, and neurophysiologic correlates of achromatopsia were studied in two patients. Prosopagnosia… (More)
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