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Retinal Ganglion Cells

Known as: Retinal ganglion cell, Ganglion Cells, Retinal, retinal ganglion 
Neurons of the innermost layer of the retina, the internal plexiform layer. They are of variable sizes and shapes, and their axons project via the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
A rare type of ganglion cell in mammalian retina is directly photosensitive. These novel retinal photoreceptors express the… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Human vision starts with the activation of rod photoreceptors in dim light and short (S)-, medium (M)-, and long (L)- wavelength… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Light synchronizes mammalian circadian rhythms with environmental time by modulating retinal input to the circadian pacemaker—the… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The primary circadian pacemaker, in the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) of the mammalian brain, is photoentrained by light signals… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The signaling mechanisms that control the survival of CNS neurons are poorly understood. Here we show that, in contrast to PNS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Using quantitative anatomical techniques, we show that after intraorbital optic nerve transection in adult rats, virtually all… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The development of orderly connections in the mammalian visual system depends on action potentials in the optic nerve fibers… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We measured the number and size of retinal ganglion cells from six human eyes with glaucoma. In each, the histologic findings… Expand
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
  • Christina Enroth-Cugell, J. Robson
  • The Journal of physiology
  • 1966
  • Corpus ID: 3052969
1. Spatial summation within cat retinal receptive fields was studied by recording from optic‐tract fibres the responses of… Expand
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Abstract The concept of superposition has been found to be a useful and powerful one to apply to retinal function. It… Expand