Subsurface cisternae in retinal double cones.

@article{Cantino1986SubsurfaceCI,
  title={Subsurface cisternae in retinal double cones.},
  author={Dario Cantino and Pier Lorenzo Marchiafava and Enrica Strettoi and E Strobbia},
  journal={Journal of submicroscopic cytology},
  year={1986},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={559-66}
}
Double cones of tench and goldfish retina are characterized by extensive subsurface cisternae underlying the plasma membranes at the appositional area between the principal and accessory cone. Such a membrane system is absent in double cones of turtle and salamander retina. Measurements on both transverse and longitudinal sections gave a total appositional area of about 75 square microns, the subsurface cisterna in each element of the double cone being around 8-10% smaller due to multiple… CONTINUE READING

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