Attentional Modulation of Visual Motion Processing in Cortical Areas MT and MST

    Stefan Treue and John H. R. Maunsell

    A Summary and Discussion presented by Bill Kapralos


Nature. Volume 382. 8 August 1996
*Journal of Neuroscience. 19(17): 7591 - 7602. September 1 1999,

*The same original study presented in this discussion also appeared in a recent Journal of Neuroscience article by the original authors titled "Effects of Attention on the Processing of motion in Macaque Middle Temporal and Medial Superior Temporal Visual Cortical Areas".  This version is available on-line (follow this link) and unless otherwise specified, all images in the following presentation were obtained from the version available on-line.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Materials and Methods
  3. Results
  4. Conclusions
  6. References

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