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Robert Steven Jampel - bibliography

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Biography

American neuro-ophthalmologist, born 3 november 1926.

Bibliography

  • Representation of the near response on the cerebral cortex of the macaque.
    American Journal of Ophthalmology, Chicago, 1959, 48: 573-582.
  • Convergence, divergence, pupillary reactions and accomodation of the eyes from faradic stimulation of the macaque brain.
    Journal of Comparative Neurology, Philadelphia, 1960, 115: 371-397.

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