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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE In addition to acting as an optical filter, macular (carotenoid) pigment has been hypothesized to function as an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Outer segments of mammalian rod photoreceptor cells contain an abundantly expressed membrane protein that migrates with an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Small GTP-binding protein rab8 regulates transport from the TGN to the basolateral plasma membrane in epithelial cells and to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Monoclonal antibodies were used with radioimmune assays and immunocytochemical techniques to identify and localize membrane… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Each photoexcited rhodopsin (R*) molecule catalyzes binding of GTP to many copies of the guanine nucleotide-binding protein… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A new procedure for assaying the phagocytosis of rod outer segments (ROS) by cultured rat pigment epithelial (PE) cells has been… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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