Neuroscience: Tiny eye movements link vision and attention

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Abstract

Eye movements are essential to human vision. A new study shows that the tiny eye movements we make while holding our gaze on a point of interest are associated with brief, attention-like changes in the sensitivity of visual neurons.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)769 - 771
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume25
Issue number17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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Neuroscience: Tiny eye movements link vision and attention. / Morris, Adam.

In: Current Biology, Vol. 25, No. 17, 2015, p. 769 - 771.

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