Unit Responses to Moving Visual Stimuli in the Motor Cortex of the Cat

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Science  19 May 1972:
Vol. 176, Issue 4036, pp. 811-813
DOI: 10.1126/science.176.4036.811


Neurons in the pericruciate cortex of the cat were tested with moving visual stimuli for responses to specific properties of the visual receptive field. Specific response patterns were shown by cells of origin of the pyramidal tract as well as by other cells.