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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
2017
Review
2017
The retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) is a highly specialized, unique epithelial cell that interacts with photoreceptors on its… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Phytochrome photoreceptors absorb far-red and near-infrared (NIR) light and regulate light responses in plants, fungi, and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The Argus(®) II Retinal Prosthesis System (Second Sight Medical Products) is the first prosthetic vision device to obtain… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have applied "whole-genome shotgun sequencing" to microbial populations collected en masse on tangential flow and impact… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
1. Non-image forming, irradiance-dependent responses mediated by the human eye include synchronisation of the circadian axis and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Visual processing in cortex is classically modeled as a hierarchy of increasingly sophisticated representations, naturally… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A new rhythm mutation was isolated based on its elimination of per-controlled luciferase cycling. Levels of period or timeless… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have isolated a novel otx-like homeobox gene, Crx, from the mouse retina. Crx expression is restricted to developing and… Expand
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