Lance M Optican
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Optican L, Rucker J, Keller E, Leigh R. Mechanism of interrupted saccades in patients with late-onset Tay-Sachs disease. Prog Brain Res. 2008;171:567-70 pubmed publisher..We hypothesize that these decelerations are caused by dysregulation of the fastigial nuclei (FN) of the cerebellum, which fire brain stem inhibitory burst neurons (IBNs)...
- Optican L, Pretegiani E. What stops a saccade?. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2017;372: pubmed publisher..This article is part of the themed issue 'Movement suppression: brain mechanisms for stopping and stillness'. ..