2-Minute Neuroscience: Optic Nerve (Cranial Nerve II)
November 2, 2018
The optic nerve, also known as the second cranial nerve, is responsible for transmitting visual information from the retina to the brain. In this video, I discuss the anatomy and function of the optic nerve, as well as describe what can happen when the nerve is damaged.
Note: If you find the deficits in the video below confusing, refer to this written explanation.