Table 1.

Responses to retinal illumination of a sample of neurons in the lateral geniculate region

Photically responsive Photically unresponsive
Activated Suppressed Complex response Total
82 (72%)a 28 (25%) 3 (3%) 113 (86%) 19 (14%)
  • a Number and percentage of cells recorded that met criterion for each type of photic response. Because specific response types were selectively recorded, these values do not represent the proportions of cell types in this region.