Light Signal Transduction, Visual

Known as: phototransduction, visible light, Visual Light Signal Transduction, Visual Phototransduction 
The sequence of reactions within a cell required to convert absorbed photons from visible light into a molecular signal. A visible light stimulus is… (More)
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2011
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2011
G-protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) oligomerization has been observed in a wide variety of experimental contexts, but the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
In Drosophila, light affects circadian behavioral rhythms via at least two distinct mechanisms. One of them relies on the visual… (More)
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2000
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2000
Movement of the ligand/receptor complex in rhodopsin (Rh) has been traced. Bleaching of diazoketo rhodopsin (DK-Rh) containing 11… (More)
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1997
1997
The visual transduction processes in rod and cone photoreceptor cells begin with photon absorption by the different types of… (More)
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1997
1997
Quenching of phototransduction in retinal rod cells involves phosphorylation of photoactivated rhodopsin by the enzyme rhodopsin… (More)
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1994
1994
Electrophysiological recordings on retinal rod cells, horizontal cells and on-bipolar cells indicate that exogenous nitric oxide… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The protein kinase C (PKC) family of serine-threonine kinases has been implicated in the regulation of a variety of signaling… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
MUTATIONS of the Drosophila melanogaster ninaA gene affect phototransduction: ninaA mutant flies have a 10-fold reduction in the… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
We examined the intracellular distribution of three proteins involved in the cyclic GMP cascade of visual transduction; cGMP… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Intracellular recordings were obtained from rods in the Gekko gekko retina and the adaptation characteristics of their responses… (More)
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