A sampling of recent findings

decisio making

Speed Accuracy Trade Off in Rats
Rats' decisions in the random dot motion task

blindsight

Rat Blindsight
Defining the role of thalamocortical pathway in behavior

dLGNephys

LGN Tuning
Spatial and Temporal Tuning in Awake LGN

HumanvsRat

Humans vs. Rats
Differences in processing collinear contours

blindsight

Collinear Flankers and Pattern Vision
Behavioral evidence of pattern vision in rats

Object Discrim

Perirhinal Cortex and Object Discrimination
Ambiguous visual discrimination after perirhinal lesion

visual system anatomy

Retinal Projections to Rat LGN
Evidence for dLGN substructure in pigmented rats

rodent psychophysics

Visual Behavior in Rodents (Tasks)
Paradigm for quantitative visual behavior in rodents

Rat LGN Physiology

Visual Response Properties of Rat LGN
Frequency and contrast tuning of rat LGN neurons

blindsight

Bursts Without Anesthesia
State variation and bursts in the unanesthetized rat LGN

sensitivity curves

Contrast Adaptation and Neural Coding
Neurophysiology and modeling of contrast adaptation in LGN

LGN bursts

Bursting in the LGN
Evidence for role of thalamic bursting in visual code