Eye movements

Binocular motor coordination (PhD work)

Vernet M
, Yang Q, Kapoula Z. (2011). Guiding Binocular Saccades during Reading: A TMS Study of the PPC. Front Hum Neurosci, 5, 14. Link

Vernet M
, Kapoula Z. (2009). Binocular motor coordination during saccades and fixations while reading: a magnitude and time analysis. J Vis, 9(7), 2, 1:13. Link

Vernet M
, Yang Q, Daunys G, Orssaud C, Eggert T, Kapoula Z. (2008). How the brain obeys Hering's law: a TMS study of the posterior parietal cortex. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 49(1), 230-7. Link

Kapoula Z,
Vernet M, Yang Q, Bucci MP. (2008). Binocular coordination of saccades: development, aging and cerebral substrate. J Eye Mov Res, 2(3), 1-20. Link

Vernet M
, Yang Q, Daunys G, Orssaud C, Kapoula Z. (2008). Divergence influences triggering of both vertical and horizontal saccades. Optom Vis Sci, 85(3), 187-95. Pdf

Vernet M
, Yang Q, Daunys G, Orssaud C, Kapoula Z. (2008). TMS of the posterior parietal cortex delays the latency of unpredictable saccades but not when they are combined with predictable divergence. Brain Res Bull, 76(1-2), 50-6. Pdf

PhD manuscript (in French)

Coordination des Mouvements Oculaires dans l'Espace 3D chez l'Homme : substrat Cortical Étudié par TMS. Freely accessible

Manuscript also published (Editions Universitaires Européennes): Comment se coordonnent nos yeux lorsque nous explorons l’espace 3D. Substrat cortical étudié par stimulation magnétique transcrânienne

Eye movements: a window to cognitive functions

Kapoula Z, Yang Q, Sabbah N,
Vernet M. (2011). Different effects of double-pulse TMS of the posterior parietal cortex on reflexive and voluntary saccades. Front Hum Neurosci, 5, 114. Link

Jainta S,
Vernet M, Yang Q, Kapoula Z. (2011). The pupil reflects motor preparation for saccades - even before the eye starts to move. Front Hum Neurosci, 5, 1-10. Link

Vernet M
, Yang Q, Gruselle M, Trams M, Kapoula Z. (2009). Switching between gap and overlap pro-saccades: cost or benefit? Exp Brain Res, 197(1), 49-58. Pdf


Lang A,
Vernet M, Yang Q, Orssaud C, Londero A, Kapoula Z. (2013). Differential auditory-oculomotor interactions in patients with right vs. left sided subjective tinnitus: a saccade study. Front Hum Neurosci, 7, 47. Link

Kapoula Z, Yang Q, Le TT,
Vernet M, Berbey N, Orssaud C, Londero A, Bonfils P. (2011). Medio-lateral postural instability in subjects with tinnitus. Front Neurol, 2, 35. Link

Yang Q,
Vernet M, Orssaud C, Bonfils P, Londero A, Kapoula Z. (2010). Central crosstalk for somatic tinnitus: abnormal vergence eye movements. PloS ONE, 5(7), 1-11. Link

Yang Q,
Vernet M, Bucci MP, Kapoula Z. (2010). Binocular coordination during smooth pursuit in dyslexia: a multiple case study. J Eye Mov Res, 3(3), 1-8. Link

Kapoula Z, Yang Q,
Vernet M, Orssaud C, Samson M, Dieudonne B, Greffard S, Verny M. (2010). [Preservation of automatic ocular saccades in healthy elderly: alteration in patients with dementia with Lewy body]. Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil, 8(4), 295-306. Link

Kapoula Z, Yang Q,
Vernet M, Dieudonne B, Greffard S, Verny M. (2010). Spread deficits in initiation, speed and accuracy of horizontal and vertical automatic saccades in dementia with lewy bodies. Front Neurol, 1, 138. Link

Kapoula Z, Yang Q,
Vernet M, Bonfils P, Londero A. (2010). Eye movement abnormalities in somatic tinnitus: fixation, smooth pursuit and optokinetic nystagmus. Auris Nasus Larynx, 37(3), 314-21.

Bucci MP,
Vernet M, Gerard CL, Kapoula Z. (2009). Normal speed and accuracy of saccade and vergence eye movements in dyslexic reader children. J Ophthalmol, 2009, 325214. Link


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