Eye-hand coordination: eye to hand or hand to eye?

Curr Biol. 2000 Jun 1;10(11):R416-9. doi: 10.1016/s0960-9822(00)00508-x.


Single-unit recording has revealed both hand and eye movement-related activity in the parietal cortex of the macaque monkey. These experiments, as well as neuropsychological studies, are unravelling the complex nature of how the eye and the hand work together in the control of visually guided movements.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Eye Movements / physiology*
  • Hand / innervation*
  • Humans
  • Macaca
  • Parietal Lobe / physiology*
  • Psychomotor Performance / physiology*