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Photoreceptor Cells, Invertebrate

Known as: Invertebrate Photoreceptor Cell, Invertebrate Photoreceptor, Cells, Invertebrate Photoreceptor 
Specialized cells in the invertebrates that detect and transduce light. They are predominantly rhabdomeric with an array of photosensitive microvilli… Expand
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2010
Review
2010
Photoreceptors in metazoans can be grouped into two classes, with their photoreceptive membrane derived either from cilia or… Expand
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2010
2010
The visual pigments of most invertebrate photoreceptors have two thermostable photo-interconvertible states, the ground state… Expand
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2008
2008
Photoreceptors of Drosophila compound eye employ a G protein-mediated signaling pathway that transduces single photons into… Expand
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2006
2006
PURPOSE Vertebrate and invertebrate visual pigments are similar in amino acid sequence, structural organization, spectral… Expand
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1995
1995
The activation of light-dependent K+ channels in ciliary photoreceptors from Pecten was investigated using intracellular dialysis… Expand
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1993
1993
RETINAL photoreceptors are noisy. They generate discrete electrical events in the dark indistinguishable from those evoked by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Fly photoreceptor membranes were used to test the effect on defined biochemical reactions of light and of compounds causing… Expand
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1986
1986
To test the hypothesis that inositol trisphosphate (InsP3) mediates adaptation and excitation in invertebrate photoreceptors, we… Expand
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1986
1986
The hyperpolarizing receptor potential in vertebrate rod photo-receptors appears to be mediated by the second messenger, cyclic… Expand
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1980
1980
SummaryThe effect of illumination on the degradation of microvillar membrane in the invertebrate photoreceptor cell has been… Expand
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