Visual Functioning

Roger W. Sperry’s Published Works on Visual Functioning

Sperry extensively researched visual functioning including optic nerve regeneration, visuomotor coordination, contralateral transplantation of the eye, as well as many other experiments between the years of 1942-1968.

 

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1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948
1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958
1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968
1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978
1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988
1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
All xx.5 articles are linked to the entry of the article for which they are a reprint. Please note that these articles are intended for individual scholarly use and all articles are under copy write to journal in which it was published.

 

Top 1942
9 Sperry, R. W. (1942) Reestablishment of visuomotor coordinations by optic nerve regeneration. Anat. Record 84, 470 (Abstr.).
Top 1943
11 Sperry, R. W. (1943) Effect of 180 degree rotation of the retinal field on visuomotor coordination. J. Exper. Zool. 92, 263-279.
14 Sperry, R. W. (1943) Visuomotor coordination of the newt (Triturus viridescens) after regeneration of the optic nerve. I. Compar. Neurol. 79, 33-35.
Top 1944
15 Sperry, R. W. (1944) Optic nerve regeneration with return of vision in anurans. J. Neurophysiol 7, 57-69.
16 Sperry, R. W. (1944) Optic nerve regeneration with return of vision in anurans. Bio. Abs. 18(2), 1140
Top 1945
20 Sperry, R. W. (1945) Restoration of vision after crossing of optic nerves and after contralateral transplantation of eye. J. Neurophysiol. 8, 15-28.
22 Sperry, R. W. (1946) Horizontal intracortical organization in the cerebral control of limb movement. Proc. Bio. Abs. 20(1), 311-369.
23 Sperry, R. W. (1946) Ontogenetic development and maintenance of compensatory eye movements in complete absence of the optic nerve. J. Compar. Psychol. 39, 32 1-330.
Top 1947
25 Sperry. R. W. (1947) Effect of crossing nerves to antagonistic limb muscles in the monkey. Arch. Neurol Psych. 58, 452-473.
26 Sperry, R. W. (1947) Nature of functional recovery following regeneration of the oculomotor nerve in amphibians. Anat. Rec. 97, 293-316.
Top 1948
28 Sperry, R. W. (1948) Orderly patterning of synaptic associations in regeneration of intracentral fiber tracts mediating visuomotor coordination. Anat. Rec. 102, 63-75.
29 Sperry, R. W. (1948) Patterning of central synapses in regeneration of the optic nerve in teleosts. Physiol. Zool. 21, 351-361.
Top 1949
30 Sperry, R. W. (1949) Patterning of central synapses in regeneration of the optic nerve in teleosts. Bio. Abs.23(1), 770
32 Sperry, R. W. and Clark, E. (1949) Interocular transfer of visual discrimination habits in a teleost fish. Physiol. Zool. 22, 372-378.
33 Sperry, R. W. (1949) Reimplantation of eyes in fishes (Bathgobius soporator) with recovery vision. Proc. Soc. Exper. Biol. Med. 71, 80-81.
34 Sperry, R. W. (1949) Reimplantation of eyes in fishes (Bathgobius soporator) with recovery vision. Bio. Abs. 23(2), 1362
Top 1950
35 Sperry, R. W. and Clark, E. (1950) Interocular transfer of visual discrimination habits in a teleost fish. Physiol. Bio Abs. 24(2), 1362.
37 Sperry, R. W. (1950) Neural basis of the spontaneous optokinetic response produced by visual inversion. J. Compar. Physiol. Psych. 43, 482-489.
38 Sperry, R. W. (1950) Neural basis of the spontaneous optokinetic response produced by visual inversion. Bio.Abs.24(1).
Top 1952
47 Miner, N., Myers, R., Zartman, H. and Sperry, R. W. (1952) On brain field forces in visual pattern perception. Anat. Rec. 112, 433 (Abstr.).
Top 1953
48 Myers, R. E. and Sperry, R. W. (1953) Interocular transfer of a visual form discrimination habit in cats after section of the optic chiasm and corpus callosum. Anat. Rec. 115, 351-352 (Abstr.).
50 Miner, N. and Sperry, R. W. (1954) Pattern perception after implantation of dielectric plates in the visual cortex. Anat. Rec. 118, 330 (Abstr.).
Top 1955
51 Sperry, R. W. (1955) Functional regeneration in the optic system. In: W. F. Windle (Ed.), Regeneration in the Central Nervous System, pp. 66-76. Springfield Ill.: Charles C. Thomas.
54 Sperry, R. W., Miner, N. and Myers, R. E. (1955) Visual pattern perception following subpial slicing and tantalum wire implantations in the visual cortex. J. Compar Physiol. Psych. 48, 50-58.
55 Sperry, R. W. and Miner, N. (1955) Pattern perception following insertion of mica plates into the visual cortex. J. Compar. Physiol. Psych. 48, 463-469.
Top 1956
58 Sperry, R. W. (1956) The eye and the brain. Sci. Amer. 194(5), 48-52.
60 Stamm, J. S., Miner, N. and Sperry, R. W. (1956) Relearning tests for interocular transfer following division of optic chiasma and corpus callosum in cats. J. Compar. Physiol. Psych. 49, 529-533.
Top 1957
62 Sperry, R. W. (1957) Brain mechanisms in behavior. Eng. Sci. 20, 24-29.
Top 1958
66 Arora, H. L. and Sperry, R. W. (1958) Studies on color discrimination following optic nerve regeneration in the cichlid fish, Astronotus ocellatus. Anat. Rec. 131, 529 (Abstr.).
68 Sperry, R. W. (1958) Brain mechanisms in behavior. In: E. Hutchings, Jr. (Ed.), Frontiers in Science, p. 48. New York: Basic Books.
Top 1959
75 Schrier, A. M. and Sperry, R. W. (1959) Visuomotor integration in split-brain cats. Science 129,1275-1276.
Top 1960
80 Attardi, D. O. and Sperry, R. W. (1960) Central routes taken by regenerating optic fibers, Physiologist 3, 12 (Abstr.).
83 Myers, R. E., Schrier. A. M. and Sperry, R. W. (1960) Perceptual capacity of the isolated visual cortex in the cat. Quart. J. Exper. Psych. 12, 65-7 1.
Top 1962
90 Arora, H. L. and Sperry, R. W. (1962) Optic nerve regeneration after surgical cross-union of medial and lateral optic tracts. Amer. Zool.2, 389 (Abstr.).
92 Myers, R. E., Sperry, R. W. and McCurdy, N. M. (1962) Neural mechanisms in visual guidance of limb movement. Arch. Neurol. 7, 195-202.
95 Arora, H. L. and Sperry, R. W. (1963) Color discrimination after optic nerve regeneration in the fish (Astronotus ocellatus). Devel. Biol. 7, 234-243.
96 Attardi, D. G. and Sperry, R. W. (1963) Preferential selection of central pathways by regenerating optic fibers. Exper. Neurol. 7, 46-64.
98 Glickstein, M., Arora, H. L. and Sperry, R. W. (1963) Delayed response performance following optic tract section, unilateral frontal lesion, and commissurotomy. J. Compar. Physiol. Psych.56, 11-18.
99 Glickstein, M. and Sperry, R. W. (1963) Visuomotor coordination in monkeys after optic tract section and commissurotomy. Fed. Proc. 22, Part 1, 456 (Abstr.).
102 Sperry, R. W. (1963) Recovery of sight after transplantation of eyes and regeneration of retina and optic nerve. In: L. L. Clark (Ed.), Proc. Int. Congr. Tech. Blindness Vol. 2, pp. 7-97. New York: William Byrd Press.
Top 1964
103 Arora, H. L. and Sperry, R. W. (1964) Selectivity in regeneration and reconnection of the oculomotor nerve in cichlid fishes. Anat. Rec. 148, 357 (Abstr.).
106 Sperry, R. W. and Green, S. M. (1964) Corpus callosum and perceptual integration of visual half-fields. Anat. Rec. 148, 237 (Abstr.).
Top 1965
110 Sperry, R. W. (1965) Corpus callosum and intermodal visuo-tactile integration in the monkey. Anat. Rec. 151, No… 3, 476 (Abstr.).
111 Gazzaniga, M. S., Bogen, 3. E. and Sperry, R. W. (1965) Observations on visual perception after disconnexion of the cerebral hemispheres in man. Brain 88, Part 2, 22 1-236.
Top 1966
122 Gazzaniga, M. S. and Sperry, R. W. (1966) Visuomotor control in monkeys following brain lesions. Fed. Proc. 25, 396 (Abstr.).
Top 1968
137 Sperry, R. W. and Hibbard, E. (1968) Regulative factors in the orderly growth of retino-tectal connexions. In: G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O’Connor (Eds.), Ciba Foundation Symp. On Growth of the Nervous System, pp. 41-52. London: J. and A. Churchill, Ltd.
140 Sperry, R. W. (1968) Apposition of visual half-fields after section of neocortical commissures. Anat. Rec. 160, 498-499.

 

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