tectum cellular component

Known as: sexine 2, tectum 
The layer of sexine which forms a roof over the columella, granules or other infratectal elements. [http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/]
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Many vertebrates are efficient hunters and recognize their prey by innate neural mechanisms. During prey capture, the internal… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The optic tectum is the largest visual center in most vertebrates and the main target for retinal ganglion cells (RGCs) conveying… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The retinotectal projection is the predominant model for studying molecular mechanisms controlling development of topographic… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The mes-metencephalic boundary (isthmus) has been suggested to act as an organizer in the development of the optic tectum. Pax-5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The optic tectum is the major synaptic target of retinal axons in birds. In the chick, retinal ganglion cell axons enter the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We used a recombinant retrovirus to study cell lineage in the chicken optic tectum. The virus inserts the Escherichia coli lacZ… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
This report describes the binaural basis of the auditory space map in the optic tectum of the barn owl (Tyto alba). Single units… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Time-lapse video recordings were made of individual retinal ganglion cell fibres growing to and terminating in the optic tectum… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The receptive field properties and functional organization of visual and auditory responses were studied in the optic tectum of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Bimodal neurons in the rattlesnake tectum, which receive sensory input from the retina and from the infrared-sensing pit organ… (More)
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