Trends Neurosci 2021 Jun 4. Epub 2021 Jun 4.
Department of Psychology and Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, NY, USA. Electronic address:
Attention is a central neural process that enables selective and efficient processing of visual information. Individuals can attend to specific visual information either overtly, by making an eye movement to an object of interest, or covertly, without moving their eyes. We review behavioral, neuropsychological, neurophysiological, and computational evidence of presaccadic attentional modulations that occur while preparing saccadic eye movements, and highlight their differences from those of covert spatial endogenous (voluntary) and exogenous (involuntary) attention. Read More