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Betta, E., Galfano, G., & Turatto, M. (2007). Microsaccadic response during inhibition of return in a target-target paradigm. Vision Research, 47, 428-436.

Betta, E., & Turatto, M. (2006). Are you ready? I can tell by looking at your microsaccades. NeuroReport, 17, 1001-1004.

Bettenbühl, M., Paladini, C., Mergenthaler, K., Kliegl, R., Engbert, R., & Holschneider, M. (2010). Microsaccade characterization using the continuous wavelet transform and principal component analysis. Journal of Eye Movement Research, 3(5):1, 1-14.

Bettenbühl, M., Rusconi, M., Engbert, R., & Holschneider, M. (2012) Bayesian selection of Markov Models for symbol sequences: Application to microsaccadic eye movements. PLoS ONE 7(9): e43388. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043388.

Bonneh, Y. S., Donner, T. H., Sagi, D., Fried, M., Cooperman, A., Heeger, D. J., & Arieli, A. (2010). Motion-induced blindness and microsaccades: Cause and effect. Journal of Vision, 10(14):22, 1-15, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/10/14/22, doi:10.1167/10.14.22.

Chen, C.-Y., & Hafed, Z. M. (2013). Postmicrosaccadic enhancement of slow eye movements. The Journal of Neuroscience, 33, 5375-5386.

Costela, F. M., McCamy, M. B., Macknik, S. L., Otero-Millan, J., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2013). Microsaccades restore the visibility of minute foveal targets. PeerJ, 1, e119. doi:10.7717/peerj.119.

Costela, F. M., Otero-Millan, J., McCamy, M. B., Macknik, S. L., Troncoso, X. G., et al. (2014) Fixational Eye Movement Correction of Blink-Induced Gaze Position Errors. PLoS ONE 9(10): e110889. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0110889.

Dettler, N., Strüber, D., Fründ, I., Schadow, J., Lenz, D., Rach, S., Körner, U., & Herrmann, C. S. (2011). Gamma in motion: Pattern reversal elicits stronger gamma-band responses than motion. NeuroImage, 55, 808-817.

Di Stasi, L. L., McCamy, M. B., Catena, A., Macknik, S. L., Cañas, J. J., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2013). Microsaccade and drift dynamics reflect mental fatigue. European Journal of Neuroscience, 38, 2389-2398.

Engbert, R., & Kliegl, R. (2003). Microsaccades uncover the orientation of covert attention. Vision Research, 43, 1035-1045.

Engbert, R., & Kliegl, R. (2004). Microsaccades keep the eyes' balance. Psychological Science, 15, 431-436.

Engbert, R., & Mergenthaler, K. (2006). Microsaccades are triggered by low retinal image slip. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 18, 7192-7197.

Fried, M., Tsitsiashvili, E., Bonneh, Y. S., Sterkin, A., Wygnanski-Jaffe, T., Epstein, T., & Polat, U. (2014). ADHD subjects fail to suppress eye blinks and microsaccades while anticipating visual stimuli but recover with medication, Vision Research, 101, 62-72.

Galfano, G., Betta, E., & Turatto, M. (2004). Inhibition of return in microsaccades. Experimental Brain Research, 159, 400-404.

Hafed, Z. M. (2013). Alteration of visual perception prior to microsaccades. Neuron, 77, 775-786.

Hermens, F., & Walker, R. (2010). What determines the direction of microsaccades? Journal of Eye Movement Research, 3(4):1, 1-20.

Hermens, F., Zanker, J. M., & Walker, R. (2010). Microsaccades and preparatory set: A comparison between delayed and immediate, exogenous and endogenous pro- and anti-saccades. Experimental Brain Research, 201, 489-498.

Hermens, F., & Zanker, J. (2012). Looking at Op Art: Gaze stability and motion illusions. i-Perception, 3, 282-304.

Herrington, T. M., Masse, N. Y., Hachmeh, K. J., Smith, J. E. T., Assad, J. A., & Cook, E. P. (2009). The effect of microsaccades on the correlation between neural activity and behavior in middle temporal, ventral intraparietal, and lateral intraparietal areas. Journal of Neuroscience, 29, 5793-5805.

Hicheur, H., Zozor, S., Campagne, A., & Chauvin, A. (2013). Microsaccades are modulated by both attentional demands of a visual discrimination task and background noise. Journal of Vision, 13(13):18, 1-20, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/13/18, doi:10.1167/13.13.18.

Hsieh, P.-J., & Tse, P. U. (2009). Microsaccade rate varies with subjective visibility during motion-induced blindness. PLoS ONE 4(4): e5163. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005163.

Hsieh, P.-J., & Tse, P. U. (2010). BOLD signal in both ipsilateral and contralateral retinotopic cortex modulates with perceptual fading. PLoS ONE 5(3): e9638. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0009638.

Kang, M.-S., & Woodman, G. F. (2014). The neurophysiological index of visual working memory maintenance is not due to load dependent eye movements, Neuropsychologia, 56, 63-72.

Kashihara, K., Okanoya, K., & Kawai, N. (2014). Emotional attention modulates microsaccadic rate and direction. Psychological Research, 78, 166-179.

Kliegl, R., Rolfs, M., Laubrock, J., & Engbert, R. (2009). Microsaccadic modulation of response times in spatial attention tasks. Psychological Research, 73, 136-146.

Kloke, W. B., Jaschinski, W., & Jainta, S. (2009). Microsaccades under monocular viewing conditions. Journal of Eye Movement Research, 3(1):2, 1-7.

Laubrock, J., Engbert, R., & Kliegl, R. (2005). Microsaccade dynamics during covert attention. Vision Research, 45, 721-730.

Laubrock, J., Kliegl, R., Rolfs, M., & Engbert, R. (2010). When do microsaccades follow spatial attention? Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 72, 683-694.

Layfield, S., Burge, W., Mitchell, W., Ross, L., Denning, C., et al. (2014). The Effect of Speed of Processing Training on Microsaccade Amplitude. PLoS ONE 9(9): e107808. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0107808.

Liang, J.-R., Moshel, S., Zivotofsky, A. Z., Caspi, A., Engbert, R., Kliegl, R., & Havlin, S. (2005). Scaling of horizontal and vertical fixational eye movements. Physical Review E, 71, 031909.

Makin, A. D. J., Ackerley, R., Wild, K., Poliakoff, E., Gowen, E., & El-Deredy, W. (2011). Coherent illusory contours reduce microsaccade frequency. Neuropsychologia, 49, 2798-2801.

Martinez-Conde, S., Macknik, S. L., Tronconso, X. G., & Dyar, T. A. (2006). Microsaccades counteract visual fading during fixation. Neuron, 49, 297-305.

McCamy, M. B., Otero-Millan, J., Macknik, S. L., Yang, Y., Troncoso, X. G., Baer, S. M., Crook, S. M., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2012). Microsaccadic efficacy and contribution to foveal and peripheral vision. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 9194-9204.

McCamy, M. B., Collins, N., Otero-Millan, J., Al-Kalbani, M., Macknik, S. L., Coakley, D., Troncoso, X. G., Boyle, G., Narayanan, V., Wolf, T. R., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2013). Simultaneous recordings of ocular microtremor and microsaccades with a piezoelectric sensor and a video-oculography system. PeerJ, 1, e14. doi:10.7717/peerj.14.

McCamy, M. B., Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2014). Different fixational eye movements mediate the prevention and the reversal of visual fading. Journal of Physiology, 592, 4381-4394.

McCamy, M. B., Najafian Jazi, A., Otero-Millan, J., Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2013). The effects of fixation target size and luminance on microsaccades and square-wave jerks. PeerJ, 1, e9. doi:10.7717/peerj.9.

McCamy, M. B., Otero-Millan, J., Di Stasi, L. L. Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2014). Highly Informative Natural Scene Regions Increase Microsaccade Production during Visual Scanning. Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 2956-2966.

Mergenthaler, K., & Engbert, R. (2010). Microsaccades are different from saccades in scene perception. Experimental Brain Research, 203, 753-757.

Møller, F., Laursen, M. L., & Sjølie, A. K. (2005). Binocular fixation topography in patients with diabetic macular oedema: Possible implications for photocoagulation therapy (3rd revision). Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 243, 903-910.

Møller, F., Laursen, M. L., & Sjølie, A. K. (2006). The contribution of microsaccades and drifts in the maintenance of binocular steady fixation. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 244, 465-471.

Møller, F., Laursen, M. L., & Sjølie, A. K. (2006). Fixation topography in normal test persons. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 244, 577-582.

Møller, F., Laursen, M., Tygesen, J., & Sjølie, A. (2002). Binocular quantification and characterization of microsaccades. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 240, 765-770

Moshel, S., Liang, J.-R., Caspi, A., Engbert, R., Kliegl, R., Havlin, S., & Zivotofsky, A.Z. (2005). Phase-synchronization decay of fixational eye movements. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1039, 484-488.

Moshel, S., Zivotofsky, A. Z., Liang, J.-R., Engbert, R., Kurths, J., Kliegl, R., & Havlin, S. (2008). Persistence and phase synchronisation properties of fixational eye movements. The European Physical Journal, 161, 1951-6355.

Naue, N., Strüber, D., Fründ, I., Schadow, J., Lenz, D., Rach, S., Körner, U., & Herrmann, C. S. (2011). Gamma in motion: Pattern reversal elicits stronger gamma-band responses than motion. NeuroImage, 55, 808-817.

Ohl, S., Brandt, S. A., & Kliegl, R. (2011). Secondary (micro-)saccades: The influence of primary saccade end point and target eccentricity on the process of postsaccadic fixation. Vision Research, 51, 2340-2347.

Otero-Millan, J. Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2012). Microsaccades and blinks trigger illusory rotation in the "Rotating Snakes" Illusion. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 6043-6051.

Otero-Millan, J., Serra, A., Leigh, R. J., Troncoso, X. G., Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2011). Distinctive features of saccadic intrusions and microsaccades in Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. Journal of Neuroscience, 31, 4379-4387.

Otero-Millan, J., Troncoso, X. G., Macknik, S. L., Serrano-Pedraza, I., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2008). Saccades and microsaccades during visual fixation, exploration, and search: Foundations for a common saccadic generator. Journal of Vision, 8(14):21, 1-18, http://journalofvision.org/8/14/21/, doi:10.1167/8.14.21.

Otero-Millan, J., Castro, J. A. L., Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2014). Unsupervised clustering method to detect microsaccades. Journal of Vision, 14(2):18, 1-17, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/14/2/18, doi:10.1167/14.2.18.

Otero-Millan, J., Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2014). Fixational eye movements and binocular vision. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 8, 52. doi:10.3389/fnint.2014.00052.

Pastukhov, A., & Braun, J. (2010). Rare but precious: Microsaccades are highly informative about attentional allocation. Vision Research, 50, 1173-1184.

Pastukhov, A., Vonau, V., Stonkute, S., & Braun, J. (2013). Spatial and temporal attention revealed by microsaccades. Vision Research, 85, 45-57.

Privitera, C. M., Carney, T., Klein, S., & Aguilar, M. (2014). Analysis of microsaccades and pupil dilation reveals a common decisional origin during visual search. Vision Research, 95, 43-50.

Rolfs, M., Engbert, R., & Kliegl, R. (2004). Microsaccade orientation supports attentional enhancement opposite to a peripheral cue. Psychological Science, 15, 705-707.

Rolfs, M., Kliegl, R., & Engbert, R. (2008). Toward a model of microsaccade generation: The case of microsaccadic inhibition. Journal of Vision, 8(11):5, 1-23, http://journalofvision.org/8/11/5/, doi:10.1167/8.11.5.

Rolfs, M., Laubrock, J., & Kliegl, R. (2006). Shortening and prolongation of saccade latencies following microsaccades. Experimental Brain Research, 169, 369-376.

Shi, X.-F., F., Xu, L.-M., Li, Y., Wang, T., Zhao, K.-X., & Sabel, B. A. (2012). Fixational saccadic eye movements are altered in anisometropic amblyopia. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 30, 445-462.

Siegenthaler, E., Costela, F. M., McCamy, M. B., Di Stasi, L. L., Otero-Millan, J., Sonderegger, A., Groner, R., Macknik, S., & Martinez-Conde1, S. (2014). Task difficulty in mental arithmetic affects microsaccadic rates and magnitudes. European Journal of Neuroscience, 39, 287-294.

Sinn, P., & Engbert, R. (2011). Saccadic facilitation by modulation of microsaccades in natural backgrounds. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 73, 1029-1033.

Thaler, L., Schütz, A. C., Goodale, M. A., & Gegenfurtner, K. R. (2013). What is the best fixation target? The effect of target shape on stability of fixational eye movements. Vision Research, 76, 31-42.

Tronconso, X. G., Macknik, S. L., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2008). Microsaccades counteract perceptual filling-in. Journal of Vision, 8(14):15, 1-9, http://journalofvision.org/8/14/15/, doi:10.1167/8.14.15.

Tronconso, X. G., Macknik, S. L., Otero-Millan, G., & Martinez-Conde, S. (2008). Microsaccades drive illusory motion in the Enigma illusion. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105, 16033-16038.

Tse, P. U., Caplovitz, G. P., & Hsieh, P. -J. (2006). Microsaccade directions do not predict directionality of illusory brightness changes of overlapping transparent surfaces. Vision Research, 46, 3823-3830.

Tse, P. U., Caplovitz, G. P., & Hsieh, P. -J. (2009). Corrigendum to "Microsaccade directions do not predict directionality of illusory brightness changes of overlapping transparent surfaces" [Vision Research 46 (2006) 3823-3830]". Vision Research, 49, 790.e1-790.e7.

Turatto, M., Valsecchi, M., Tame, L., & Betta, E. (2007). Microsaccades distinguish between global and local visual processing. Neuroreport, 18, 1015-1018.

Valsecchi, M., Betta, E., & Turatto, M. (2007). Visual oddballs induce prolonged microsaccadic inhibition. Experimental Brain Research, 177, 196-208.

Valsecchi, M., & Turatto, M. (2007). Microsaccadic response to visual events that are invisible to the superior colliculus. Behavioral Neuroscience, 121, 786-793.

Valsecchi, M., & Turatto, M. (2009). Microsaccadic responses in a bimodal oddball task. Psychological Research, 73, 23-33.

van Dam, L. C. J., & Van Ee, R. (2005). The role of (micro)saccades and blinks in perceptual bi-stability from slant rivalry. Vision Research, 45, 2417-2435.

Widmann, A., Engbert, R., & Schröger, E. (2014). Microsaccadic Responses Indicate Fast Categorization of Sounds: A Novel Approach to Study Auditory Cognition. Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 11152-11158.

Yokoyama, T., Noguchi, Y., & Kita, S. (2012). Attentional shifts by gaze direction in voluntary orienting: evidence from a microsaccade study. Experimental Brain Research, 223, 291-300.

Yuval-Greenberg, S., Merriam, E. P., & Heeger, D. J. (2014). Spontaneous Microsaccades Reflect Shifts in Covert Attention. Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 13693-13700.

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