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Vision: melanopsin as a novel irradiance detector at the heart of vision.

Abstract:
A recent study defines a novel role of melanopsin-expressing ipRGCs, showing that these inner retinal photoreceptors function as retinal irradiance detectors and provide a local measure of luminance to regulate functional adaptation in the mammalian retina.
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10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.034

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current biology : CB
Volume:
24
Issue:
21
Pages:
R1055-R1057
Publication date:
2014-11-03
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EISSN:
1879-0445
ISSN:
0960-9822
URN:
uuid:d11ddc50-b23e-46f9-af50-5c45036a4913
Source identifiers:
492142
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pubs:492142
Language:
English

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