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Nucleus of optic tract

Known as: Large-celled nucleus of optic tract, Nucleus magnocellularis tractus optici, Nucleus tractus optici 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract. Ocular pursuit in monkeys, elicited by sinusoidal and triangular (constant velocity) stimuli, was studied before and… 
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The pretectal nucleus of the optic tract (NOT) plays an essential role in optokinetic nystagmus, the reflexive movements of the… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
To assess the functional contribution of the cortical input to the receptive field properties of nucleus of the optic tract (NOT… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
1. To determine the possible role of the primate pretectal nucleus of the optic tract (NOT) in the generation of optokinetic and… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
1. The visual receptive field properties of neurons in the nucleus of the optic tract (NOT) in the pretectum and the dorsal… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Nine monkeys were used in order to clarify the role of the nucleus of the optic tract (NOT) in the generation of optokinetic… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
3H‐leucine injections were made in tectal and pretectal areas in the rabbit. After injections in the nucleus of the optic tract… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A class of direction-selective (DS) units, histologically localized within the nucleus of the optic tract (NOT) was isolated in… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Small lesions were placed in visual cortical areas 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 7, and Clare‐Bishop in the cat, and the sites of terminal… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The effects of discrete lesions in the pretectal region of the monkey upon the pupillary light reflex were studied, using…