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Rod Cell Outer Segment

Known as: Outer segment of rod cell, Rod outer segment, Outer Segments, Rod 
A portion of the retinal rod cell largely consisting of a stack of discs (membrane infoldings that are incompletely separated in cones) that are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We show that the nuclear architecture of rod photoreceptor cells differs fundamentally in nocturnal and diurnal mammals. The rods… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Absorbance spectra were recorded by microspectrophotometry from 39 different rod and cone types representing amphibians. reptiles… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
An analytical technique is described which combines solvent extraction with gas chromatographic (GC) analysis in a simple and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Visual excitation in retinal rod cells is mediated by a cascade that leads to the amplified hydrolysis of cyclic GMP (cGMP) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Vertebrate rod photoreceptors hyperpolarize when illuminated, due to the closing of cation-selective channels in the plasma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
1. Physiological noise in the visual transduction mechanism was studied by recording membrane current from single rod outer… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
1. A suction electrode was used to record the membrane current of single rod outer segments in pieces of toad retina. During dim… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Rods and cones of the C57BL/6J mouse retina have been examined by light and electron microscopy to distinguish the structural… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
1. Outer segments of individual rods in the retina of the toad, Bufo marinus, were drawn into a glass pipette to record the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
The disposal phase of the retinal rod outer segment renewal process has been studied by radioautography in adult frogs injected… Expand
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