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Pigment cells of retina

pigment cells of retina

Cell's in the outermost layer of the retina that contain pigment granules.

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The Fiber Disease

... the epithelium of the lens and cornea. In the retina, considerably strong MT immunostaining was observed in the pigment cell layer while the nerve fiber layer and inner plexiform layer showed weak MT staining. Glial cells in the optic nerve were found to have marked MT ...

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by London
Sat Dec 02, 2006 9:51 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6248072

About Neurobiology!

Yup, you're right...retina has 2 types of cell which are cone-shaped cell ... active when our sight is poor of light. These 2 cells work as antagonis cell. In your case, when you ... area), the cylinder cell is active in forming dark pigment and when you wake up and staring at the screen, ...

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by victor
Mon Aug 22, 2005 8:04 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: About Neurobiology!
Replies: 3
Views: 2862

photoreceptor a cell or a subtance?

... light. They are connected to the Rod and Cone cells located on the back of the retina. For example, in the cones, when an orange light strikes the cell, the orange pigment dissolves. The photoreceptor bundle sends a message ...

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by biostudent84
Mon Mar 07, 2005 7:14 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: photoreceptor a cell or a subtance?
Replies: 8
Views: 7384

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