Lance M Optican

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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)...
  2. 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'. ..

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Publications2

  1. 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)...
  2. 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'. ..