Historic effort to eradicate blindness marks major milestone with leading scientists recognized for pioneering work.
Recurrent processing via prefrontal cortex, necessary for quick visual object processing in primates, provides a key insight for developing brain-like artificial intelligence.
Scientists distinguish brain regions based on what they do, but now have a new way to overlay information about how they are built.
Scientists pinpoint the role of a receptor in vision degradation in amblyopia.
Six brain regions participate in a more blended way than has been appreciated.
With a new grant, a Picower Institute team is studying the role of astrocytes, which may partner with neurons to process information in the brain.
Longtime professor and former department head spent a lifetime investigating the mechanisms of visual perception.