This site uses cookies.
Learn more.


This website uses cookies. Some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the website to operate while others offer you a better browsing experience. You give us your permission to use cookies, by continuing to use our website after you have received the cookie notification. To find out more about cookies on this website and how to change your cookie settings, see our Privacy policy and Terms of Use.


Neurobiology of Eye Movements

Edited by Edited by Henry J. Kaminski (University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH) and R. John Leigh (Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH)
Neurobiology of Eye Movements

Published: April 2002

Volume 956

Learn More

The ocular motor system is the best understood of all motor systems; the depth of this understanding ranges from molecular genetics to abnormal behavior due to neurological disease. The papers in this volume explore the latest discoveries in how the brain and the peripheral motor system generate eye movements. Topics include the extraocular muscles and orbital tissues, brainstem and cerebellar mechanisms for controlling gaze, cerebral and basal ganglionic influences on gaze control, binocular aspects of gaze control, and vertigo, nystagmus and other disorders that disrupt clear vision.