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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… 
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Review
2010
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • R. Hardie
  • The Journal of experimental biology
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 18330378
As in most invertebrate microvillar photoreceptors, phototransduction in Drosophila melanogaster uses a G-protein-coupled… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
Vertebrate and invertebrate visual photoreceptors detect light with exquisite sensitivity and rapid kinetics. They can detect… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
RETINAL photoreceptors are noisy. They generate discrete electrical events in the dark indistinguishable from those evoked by… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The hyperpolarizing receptor potential in vertebrate rod photo-receptors appears to be mediated by the second messenger, cyclic… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
To test the hypothesis that inositol trisphosphate (InsP3) mediates adaptation and excitation in invertebrate photoreceptors, we… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Phosphorylation of squid photoreceptor membrane components by Mg-[gamma-32P]ATP is regulated by light. Illumination of squid…