Rod Photoreceptors

Known as: Cell, Retinal Rod, Rod Cell, Retinal, Photoreceptor, Rod 
Photosensitive afferent neurons located in the peripheral retina, with their density increases radially away from the FOVEA CENTRALIS. Being much… (More)

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1935-2018
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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
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Photoreceptor loss causes irreversible blindness in many retinal diseases. Repair of such damage by cell transplantation is one… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In the mammalian retina, besides the conventional rod-cone system, a melanopsin-associated photoreceptive system exists that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The protein neural retina leucine zipper (Nrl) is a basic motif–leucine zipper transcription factor that is preferentially… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To evaluate changes in the rods and amacrine cells and horizontal cells in human retinas with retinitis pigmentosa… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Circadian rhythms of mammals are entrained by light to follow the daily solar cycle (photoentrainment). To determine whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Current understanding suggests that mammalian rod photoreceptors connect only to an ON-type bipolar cell. This rod-specific… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE Because previous studies suggested degeneration and loss of photoreceptors in aged human retina, the spatial density of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have measured the spatial density of cones and rods in eight whole-mounted human retinas, obtained from seven individuals… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The complete amino-acid sequence of the cyclic GMP-gated channel from bovine retinal rod photoreceptors, deduced by cloning and… (More)
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