The mammalian visual cortex contains a complex mosaic of areas that are richly connected with one another. Recent progress has advanced our understanding of both macroscopic and microscopic aspects of cortical organization, and of information flow within and between functionally specialized processing streams.
- CRF-classic receptive field
- IT-inferotemporal cortex
- LGN-lateral geniculate nucleus
- MRI-magnetic resonance imaging
- PET-positron emission tomography