Tectum Mesencephali

Known as: tectums, Tectum Mesencephalus, Midbrain tectum 
The dorsal portion or roof of the midbrain which is composed of two pairs of bumps, the INFERIOR COLLICULI and the SUPERIOR COLLICULI. These four… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Genetically encoded calcium indicators (GECIs) are powerful tools for systems neuroscience. Recent efforts in protein engineering… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Sonic hedgehog (Shh) signaling controls many aspects of ontogeny, orchestrating congruent growth and patterning. During brain… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Rodent seizure models have significantly contributed to our basic understanding of epilepsy. However, medically intractable forms… (More)
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Most neurons of the mammalian central nervous system (CNS) lose the ability to regenerate severed axons in vivo after a certain… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The developing vertebrate mesencephalon shows a rostrocaudal gradient in the expression of a number of molecular markers and in… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Topographic maps with a defined spatial ordering of neuronal connections are a key feature of brain organization. Such maps are… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In order to test the preference of growing axons for membrane-associated positional specificity a new in vitro assay was… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
1985
Review
1985
We perceive the visual world as a unitary whole, yet one of the guiding principles of nearly a half century of neurophysiological… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
Total contralateral hemianopia follows unilateral removal of the entire occipito-temporal neocortex in the cat. This deficit is… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Directionally selective single units have recently been found in the cerebral cortex of cats (Hubel, 1959; Hubel & Wiesel, 1959… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • table 1
Is this relevant?