Table 5. Comparison of cortical activation in LCA2 patients and sighted controls.

Statistical comparison of the total volume of cortical activation distributed within the right and left visual cortices between LCA2 patients and sighted controls resulting from the stimulation of the subjects’ right eye only.

Cortical activationGroupsMean (mm3)SD (mm3)P
Right occipital lobeSighted controls29,41514,6820.32
LCA2 patients22,12913,254
Left occipital lobeSighted controls30,14114,6720.05
LCA2 patients15,14313,348