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Photoreceptors

Known as: Photoreceptor cell, Photoreceptor Cells, visual receptor 
Specialized cells that detect and transduce light. They are classified into two types based on their light reception structure, the ciliary… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Cryptochromes are flavoprotein photoreceptors first identified in Arabidopsis thaliana, where they play key roles in growth and… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have applied “whole-genome shotgun sequencing” to microbial populations collected en masse on tangential flow and impact… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • A. Sancar
  • Chemical reviews
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 6826738
1. Electron Donor 2223 2. Electron Transfer Path 2225 3. Electron Transfer Mechanism 2226 4. Physiological Relevance 2226 D… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The photopigment in the human eye that transduces light for circadian and neuroendocrine regulation, is unknown. The aim of this… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Visual processing in cortex is classically modeled as a hierarchy of increasingly sophisticated representations, naturally… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The shift in plants from vegetative growth to floral development is regulated by red-far-red light receptors (phytochromes) and… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Stargardt disease (STGD, also known as fundus flavimaculatus; FFM) is an autosomal recessive retinal disorder characterized by a… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The purple membrane of Halobacterium halobium contains only one protein, bacteriorhodopsin, which closely resembles the visual… 
Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
  • R. W. Young
  • The Journal of cell biology
  • 1967
  • Corpus ID: 6120765
The utilization of methionine-3H by retinal photoreceptor cells has been studied by radioautographic technique in the rat, mouse…