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Visual Perception

  • Jill Scott
  • Esther Stoeckli


This chapter explores the function of the visual system in zebrafish larvae, which have startlingly similar eye problems to human subjects. Its artistic corollary, Electric Retina, is a collaboratively produced sculpture that incorporates interpretive film-loops to bridge the gap between clinical applications and basic neuroscience.


Visual Perception Zebrafish Larva Congenital Nystagmus Cone Dystrophy Basic Neuroscience 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jill Scott
    • 1
  • Esther Stoeckli
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Cultural Studies in Art, Media and DesignZurich University of the Arts (ZHdk)ZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Institute of Molecular Life SciencesUniversity of ZurichZurichSwitzerland

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