Neuropsychologia 2020 04 21;141:107314. Epub 2019 Dec 21.
Integrative Multisensory Perception Action & Cognition Team (ImpAct), INSERM U1028, CNRS UMR5292, Lyon Neuroscience Research Center (CRNL), Lyon, France; University of Lyon 1, Lyon, France; Hospices Civils de Lyon, Mouvement & Handicap, Neuro-Immersion Platforms, Lyon, France; Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC), University of Trento, Italy.
Visuospatial attention has an inherent asymmetry: the leftward bias called pseudoneglect. In typical line bisection tasks, healthy individuals tend to judge the center of a line leftward of the true center, an effect attributed to the right hemisphere dominance in visuospatial attention. Since it has been shown that information perceived by the dominant eye strongly activates the ipsilateral visual cortex, we hypothesized that eye dominance may modulate visuospatial attention bias. Read More