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L- and M-cone ratios and magnocellular sensitivity in reading

Skottun, Bernt C. and Skoyles, John R. (2010) L- and M-cone ratios and magnocellular sensitivity in reading. International Journal of Neuroscience, 120 (4). pp. 241-244. ISSN 0020-7454

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Abstract

It has been proposed that magnocellular deficits cause the reading problems in dyslexia. However, how magnocellular deficiencies are supposed to cause these problems is unclear. Recently it has been proposed that reading performance is limited by the L-/M-cone inputs to the magnocellular system. However, as explained in this review, this is problematic for a number of reasons. Particularly difficult is the linking of L- and M-cone sensitivity specifically to the magnocellular system

Item Type: Article
Official URL: http://informahealthcare.com/loi/nes
Additional Information: © 2010 Informa plc
Library of Congress subject classification: R Medicine > RE Ophthalmology
Sets: Research centres and groups > Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS)
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Identification Number: UT ISI:000276415400001
Date Deposited: 15 May 2010 15:38
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/27996/

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