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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… 
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
In the vertebrate visual system, all output of the retina is carried by retinal ganglion cells. Each type encodes distinct visual… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
A rare type of ganglion cell in mammalian retina is directly photosensitive. These novel retinal photoreceptors express the… 
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… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Light synchronizes mammalian circadian rhythms with environmental time by modulating retinal input to the circadian pacemaker—the… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The primary circadian pacemaker, in the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) of the mammalian brain, is photoentrained by light signals… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Using quantitative anatomical techniques, we show that after intraorbital optic nerve transection in adult rats, virtually all… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Optic nerve transection in adult rats results in the death of approximately 50% of the axotomized retinal ganglion cells (RGCs… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The inner plexiform layer of the mammalian retina has a bisublaminar organization determined by restricted branching of the… 
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
1. Spatial summation within cat retinal receptive fields was studied by recording from optic‐tract fibres the responses of…