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Optic flow: A brain region devoted to optic flow analysis?

Optic flow: A brain region devoted to optic flow analysis?

Current Biology 8(16): R554-R556

The visual motion - or optic flow - that results from an observer's own movement can indicate the direction of heading through the environment. Recent experiments have strengthened the argument that neurons in a specialized region of the cerebral cortex are critical for the analysis of this important class of visual stimuli.

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DOI: 10.1016/s0960-9822(07)00359-4

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