Colour Vision of Three Albinos


IN 1951 an albino woman was given anomaloscope tests1 and it was reported that she had a marked deviation in red vision. Recently, two albino men have been tested. The three subjects are unrelated. Tables 1 and 2 indicate the abnormalities of colour vision found in them on the anomaloscope2.

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    Nature, 168, 954 (1951).

  2. 2

    Brit. J. Physiol. Optics, 14, 2 (1957).

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PICKFORD, R. Colour Vision of Three Albinos. Nature 181, 361–362 (1958).

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