Our research interests include investigating human visual cortex development and brain plasticity associated with amblyopia (lazy eye) and strabismus (misaligned eyes).
Feature Counting Under Dichoptic Viewing in Anisometropic and Strabismic Amblyopia. Translational Vision Science & Technology, 9(6), 13-13. http://doi.org/doi:https://doi.org/10.1167/tvst.9.6.13. (2020).
Contrast Normalization Accounts for Binocular Interactions in Human Striate and Extra-striate Visual Cortex. Journal Of Neuroscience, 40(13), 2753-2763.. (2020).
Latent Binocular Interactions in Cortical Area V1 of Human Amblyopia. Journal Of Vision, 17(10), 758-758. http://doi.org/10.1167/17.10.758. (2017).
Degraded attentional modulation of cortical neural populations in strabismic amblyopia. Journal Of Vision, 16, 16.. (2016).
Degraded attentional modulation of cortical neural populations in strabismic amblyopia. Journal Of Vision, 16(3), 1–16.. (2016).
Visuocortical bilirubin-induced neurological dysfunction. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med, 20(1), 37-41.. (2015).
Acuity-independent effects of visual deprivation on human visual cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 111(30), E3120-8.. (2014).
Visuocortical function in infants with a history of neonatal jaundice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 55(10), 6443-9.. (2014).
Piecing together: infants' neural responses to face and object structure. J Vis, 12(13), 1-14.. (2012).
Effect of Grade I and II intraventricular hemorrhage on visuocortical function in very low birth weight infants. Seeing Perceiving, 25(2), 143-54.. (2012).
Evidence of Audiovisual Interactions in The Primary Auditory Cortex. Date Published 06/2020, Virtual Vision Science Society.. (2020).
Estimated Counting During Dichoptic Viewing in Amblyopia. Date Published 06/2019, International Conference on Predictive Vision: Toronto, ON.. (2019).
Congratulations to Associate Scientist Chuan Hou, MD, PhD, of The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute in San Francisco, who was awarded a five-year grant for an amblyopia study from the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Hou is a pediatric ophthalmologist with over ten years experience in clinical practice and eye surgeries in strabismus, cataract, glaucoma and...