- Published8 Dec 2020
- Author Calli McMurray
- Source BrainFacts/SfN
Neuroscientist Carla Shatz discovered how the prenatal brain hones its visual circuits before the eyes ever see the world.
Brain Bytes showcase essential facts about neuroscience.
Design by Adrienne Tong.
Image "Carla Shatz" by Brian Smale.
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2016 Kavli Prize in Neuroscience. (2016, December 16). Retrieved November 10, 2020, from http://kavliprize.org/prizes-and-laureates/prizes/2016-kavli-prize-neuroscience
Stanford Medicine, N. C. (2017). Carla Shatz, her breakthrough discovery in vision and the developing brain. Retrieved November 10, 2020, from https://stanmed.stanford.edu/2017summer/carla-shatz-vision-brain.html
Carla Shatz. (2018). Neuron, 99(5), 880-883. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2018.08.027