striate cortex

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Noun1.striate cortex - the part of the occipital cortex that receives the fibers of the optic radiation from the lateral geniculate body and is the primary receptive area for vision
cortical area, cortical region - any of various regions of the cerebral cortex
occipital cortex, occipital lobe - that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying in the back of the head
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The majority of the VEP signal is from neurons in the striate cortex at the posterior tip of the occipital lobe known as VI.
Effects of stimulation of the dorsocaudal claustrum on activities of striate cortex neurons in the cat.
According to Rokers, a group of neurons in the visual cortex called the striate cortex, or V1, is handling two sets of pictures from our eyes -- one view each from the left eye and the right eye.