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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… Expand
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Review
2019
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2019
The human retina fails to regenerate and cell-based therapies offer options for treatment of blinding retinal diseases, such as… Expand
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2019
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2019
Cyanobacteriochrome photoreceptors are linear tetrapyrrole-binding photoreceptors that are distantly related to the canonical… Expand
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2019
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2019
ABSTRACT Inherited retinal disease (IRD) affects about 1 in 3000 to 1 in 5000 individuals and is now believed to be the most… Expand
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2018
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2018
Light controls important physiological and morphological responses in fungi. Fungi can sense near-ultraviolet, blue, green, red… Expand
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2018
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2018
A fovea is a pitted invagination in the inner retinal tissue (fovea interna) that overlies an area of photoreceptors specialized… Expand
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2018
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2018
ABSTRACT Cell replacement therapy is a promising treatment for irreversible retinal cell death in diverse diseases, such as age… Expand
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2018
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2018
The mammalian retina displays no intrinsic regenerative capacities, therefore retinal degenerative diseases such as age-related… Expand
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2018
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2018
Cyanobacteria are an evolutionarily and ecologically important group of prokaryotes. They exist in diverse habitats, ranging from… Expand
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2018
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2018
Despite extensive research, mechanisms regulating postnatal eye growth and those responsible for ametropias are poorly understood… Expand
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2018
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2018
Geographic atrophy (GA) is an advanced form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) that leads to progressive and irreversible… Expand
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