macaque: Visuotactile brain areas and connections

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Graph model of the visuotactile brain areas and connections of the macaque monkey. The model consists of 45 areas and 463 directed connections.




A directed igraph graph object with vertex attributes ‘name’ and ‘shape’.

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See reference below.


Negyessy L., Nepusz T., Kocsis L., Bazso F.: Prediction of the main cortical areas and connections involved in the tactile function of the visual cortex by network analysis. European Journal of Neuroscience, 23(7): 1919-1930, 2006.

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