David Hubel

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United States neuroscientist noted for his studies of the neural basis of vision (born in 1926)


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To his surprise, he found that scientists David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel had won the 1981 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their work describing how signals from the eye are processed by the brain to generate edge detectors, motion detectors, stereoscopic depth detectors, and color detectors, which are all building blocks of vision.
In 1965, Harvard neurophysiologists David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel took Fantz's research a step further.
David Hubel (1981) was born in Canada; did graduate education at McGill; held joint Canadian/US citizenship at time of award for work at Harvard Medical School.
Two researchers, David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel, conducted investigations on how cats' brains were wired for sight.
In a letter released by the Foundation for Biomedical Research (FBR), world renowned heart transplant surgeon and FBR chairman Michael DeBakey, MD, and Nobel Laureates David Hubel and Peter Doherty, PhD, thanked McCartney for saying some animal research is "absolutely necessary.