rhabdomere

The specialized microvilli-containing organelle on the apical surfaces of a photoreceptor cell containing the visual pigment rhodopsin and most of… (More)
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2009
2009
Phosphatidic acid (PA) is postulated to have both structural and signaling functions during membrane dynamics in animal cells. In… (More)
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2005
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2005
In developing Drosophila photoreceptors, rhodopsin is trafficked to the rhabdomere, a specialized domain within the apical… (More)
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2004
2004
The dioptrics of the Musca ommatidium acts as an inverting lens system. The distal endings of the rhabdomeres at the basis of the… (More)
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2003
2003
A wave-optical model for the integrated facet lens-rhabdomere system of fly eyes is used to calculate the effective light power… (More)
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2002
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2002
Drosophila Crumbs (Crb) is required for apical-basal polarity and is an apical determinant in embryonic epithelia. Here, we… (More)
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2002
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2002
Three optical components of a fly's eye determine the angular sensitivity of the photoreceptors: the light diffracting facet lens… (More)
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2002
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2002
The apical transmembrane protein Crumbs is a central regulator of epithelial apical-basal polarity in Drosophila. Loss-of… (More)
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1997
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1997
In Drosophila, the store-operated Ca2+ channel, TRP, is required in photoreceptor cells for a sustained response to light. Here… (More)
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1988
1988
Visual receptor maintenance in Drosophila involves turnover of membrane. Coated pits derived from rhabdomere and plasmalemma… (More)
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1973
1973
The eighth retinular cell (R 8) of Grapsus lacks cytoplasmic pigment granules and basically resembles those previously known in… (More)
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