Material Detail

Receptive Fields in the Retina

Receptive Fields in the Retina

In the retina, visual processing occurs. The retina contains bipolar cells and ganglion cells. The responses of these two classes of retinal ganglion and how they stimulate different responses of the retinal receptive fields are examined in this animation. 


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections (2) Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.