Light Signal Transduction

Known as: Phototransduction, Signal Transduction, Light, Transduction, Light Signal 
The sequence of reactions within a cell required to convert absorbed photons into a molecular signal. [GOC:go_curators]
National Institutes of Health

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1972-2018
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings undergo photomorphogenesis in the light and etiolation in the dark. Long Hypocotyl in Far-Red 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Fruit constitutes a major component of human diets, providing fiber, vitamins, and phytonutrients. Carotenoids are a major class… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Light, in a quality- and quantity-dependent fashion, induces nuclear import of the plant photoreceptors phytochrome, promotes… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Type-A Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) response regulators (ARRs) are a family of 10 genes that are rapidly induced by… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Phytochromes regulate various light responses through their interactions with different signaling proteins, such as phytochrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mutations in either white collar-1 (wc-1) or white collar-2 (wc-2) lead to a loss of most blue-light-induced phenomena in… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
A saturating genetic dissection of 'blind' mutants in Neurospora crassa has identified a total of two non-redundant loci (wc-1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
UV and blue light control the expression of flavonoid biosynthesis genes in a range of higher plants. To investigate the signal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Phytochrome is a well-characterized plant photoreceptor, able to modulate many morphological, physiological, and biochemical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Invertebrate phototransduction is an important model system for studying the ubiquitous inositol-lipid signaling system. In the… (More)
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