Molecular mechanism of visual transduction.

@article{Palczewski1999MolecularMO,
  title={Molecular mechanism of visual transduction.},
  author={Krzysztof Palczewski and Christophe L. M. J. Verlinde and Françoise Haeseleer},
  journal={Novartis Foundation symposium},
  year={1999},
  volume={224},
  pages={
          191-204; discussion 204-7
        }
}
Our vision renders an incredible wealth of information about the external environment presented in the form of light of different wavelengths and intensities. To operate in a wide range of light intensities, our visual system has developed several mechanisms that allow an adjustment of its sensitivity to light. Immense progress has been made in understanding how light is captured and activates visual phototransduction cascade within photoreceptor cells; however, much less is known about… 

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