In 1866, Holmgren published an account of the physiological action of light on the retina. The article is taken as the origin of research on the electroretinogram, although the term was not introduced until much later. We present a translation of the article into English and provide a commentary on its reception and significance.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- General Neuroscience
- Clinical Neurology
- History and Philosophy of Science