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Retina versus Cortex: Contrast Adaptation in Parallel Visual Pathways

Baccus, Stephen A. and Meister, Markus (2004) Retina versus Cortex: Contrast Adaptation in Parallel Visual Pathways. Neuron, 42 (1). pp. 5-7. ISSN 0896-6273. doi:10.1016/S0896-6273(04)00187-4. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20170405-073120186

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Abstract

Human vision adapts to the contrast of patterns by changing its sensitivity, but the origins of this perceptual adaptation have been disputed. In this issue of Neuron, Solomon et al. show that contrast adaptation in the primate arises mostly in the retina for the magnocellular pathway and mostly in the cortex for the parvocellular pathway. It appears that adaptation arises most strongly at sites that pool over many inputs.


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Additional Information:© 2004 Cell Press. Available online 7 April 2004.
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DOI:10.1016/S0896-6273(04)00187-4
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Official Citation:Stephen A Baccus, Markus Meister, Retina versus Cortex: Contrast Adaptation in Parallel Visual Pathways, Neuron, Volume 42, Issue 1, 8 April 2004, Pages 5-7, ISSN 0896-6273, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0896-6273(04)00187-4. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627304001874)
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