Multisensory integration: space, time and superadditivity

Curr Biol. 2005 Sep 20;15(18):R762-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2005.08.058.


The superior colliculus generates and controls eye and head movements based on signals from different senses. The latest research on this structure enhances our understanding of the mechanisms of multisensory integration in the brain.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Eye Movements / physiology*
  • Head Movements / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Models, Neurological*
  • Perception / physiology*
  • Superior Colliculi / physiology*