Table 3.

Matrix showing the Pearson product–moment correlations between various neural centers in the human visual system

V1 area (mm2)V1 volume (mm3)LGN–magnocellular (mm3)LGN–parvocellular (mm3)Optic tract (mm2)Hemisphere mass (gm)
V1 area (mm2)
V1 volume (mm3)0.91 (p< 0.0001)  –
Magnocellular volume (mm3)0.87 (p < 0.0001)0.81 (p < 0.005)  –
Parvocellular volume (mm3)0.74 (p < 0.01)0.74 (p < 0.01)0.80 (p < 0.005)  –
OT area (mm2)0.48 (p < 0.15)0.57 (p < 0.005)0.47 (p = 0.15)0.81 (p < 0.001)  –
Hemisphere mass (gm)−0.03 (p = 0.93)−0.09 (p = 0.81)−0.18 (p = 0.65)0.22 (p = 0.59)0.46 (p = 0.22)  –
  • Significance levels of the correlations are shown in parentheses.