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Visual transduction: microvilli orchestrate photoreceptor responses to light.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22877777     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
How do the microscopic properties of a photoreceptor shape the transformation of photon inputs into electrical outputs? Adaptive feedback, combined with stochastic sampling of light by transduction units, efficiently captures visual information.
Authors:
Limor Freifeld; Thomas R Clandinin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current biology : CB     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1879-0445     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr. Biol.     Publication Date:  2012 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-08-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9107782     Medline TA:  Curr Biol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  R595-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Electrical Engineering, David Packard Building, 350 Serra Mall, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA.
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