9.04 Sensory Systems
9.04 Sensory Systems (Fall 2013, MIT OCW). Instructors: Professor Peter H. Schiller and Professor M. Christian Brown. This course examines the neural bases of sensory perception. The focus is on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans. Topics include visual pattern, color and depth perception, auditory responses and sound localization, and somatosensory perception. (from ocw.mit.edu)
|Lecture 04 - The ON and OFF Channels|
Instructor: Peter H. Schiller. This lecture covers the ON and OFF channels and demonstrates the effects of a glutamate analog called 2-amino-4-phosphonobutyrate (APB) on the responses of neurons in the visual system.
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