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Corpora quadrigemina, superior colliculus

Known as: Colliculus, Superior, Tectums, Optic, Mammalian Optic Lobe 
The anterior pair of the quadrigeminal bodies which coordinate the general behavioral orienting responses to visual stimuli, such as whole-body… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The rod and cone photoreceptors that mediate visual phototransduction in mammals are not required for light-induced circadian… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In adult rats, one optic nerve was transected and replaced by a 4 cm segment of autologous peripheral nerve (PN) that linked one… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The ability of axons to grow through tissue in vivo during development or regeneration may be regulated by the availability of… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The existence of crossed multisynaptic pathways that allow for the interdependent control of activity in one substantia nigra and… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The efferent connections of the cortex projected upon by the mediodorsal thalamic nucleus (MD‐projection cortex) have been re… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The superior colliculus was studied in anesthetized mice by recording from single cells and from unit clusters. The topographic… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Retrograde transport of horseradish peroxidase (HRP) from the region of retinal genglion cell axon terminals back to the cell… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
When horseradish peroxidase is injected into the optic tectum of a chick, axons of ganglion cells transport it centripetally to… 
Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
In submammalian vertebrates the optic tectum, a structure homologous with the mammalian superior colliculus, is the primary way…