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geniculate

[jə′nik·yə·lət]
(science and technology)
Bent abruptly at an angle, as a bent knee.
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1984~: 'Chromatic Mechanisms in Lateral Geniculate Nucleus of Macaque', Journal of Physiology, 357, pp.
Proboscis long, geniculate, darkish yellow with short sparse black setulae.
The researchers showed that dyslexic adults have a malfunction in a structure that transfers auditory information from the ear to the cortex is a major cause of the impairment: the medial geniculate body in the auditory thalamus does not process speech sounds correctly.
The researchers' next project is now to study whether current treatment programs can influence the medial geniculate body in order to make learning to read easier for everyone in the long term.
5-1 cm with or without sterile bracts, yellow-green, dense, distichous, complanate, with 10 to14 flowers, sometimes with sterile bracts at the apex forming a claw; rachis geniculate, quadrangular and lepidote, slightly downwardly curved; floral bracts ca.
The magnocellular layer in the lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) projects both to primary visual cortex (V1) and the amygdala.
Once the signals leave the retina, they are transferred up the retinocortical pathway through the optic nerve to the optic chiasm then through to the lateral geniculate nuclei (LGN) before being processed at the cortex.
Cortical blindness refers to reduced vision from bilateral damage to any portion of the visual pathways posterior to the lateral geniculate nucleus.
Chronic ocular hypertension induces dendrite pathology in the lateral geniculate nucleus of the brain.
Here, I propose to investigate the functions of neurons in layer-6 of primary visual cortex (V1) and their influence on connected neurons, i) in the lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) of thalamus, and ii) to more superficially located V1 cells, during visual perception in non-human primates (NHP).
13) The investigators attempted to clarify the vascular supply to the lateral proximal tibia by injecting colored latex injections into specimens' inferior lateral geniculate and anterior tibial recurrent arteries.

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