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Biophysics of photoreception

molecular and phototransductive events : proceedings of the International School of Biophysics, Casamicciola, Napoli, Italy 10-16 October 1994

by International School of Biophysics (1994 Napoli, Italy)

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Published by World Scientific in Singapore, New Jersey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photoreceptors -- Congresses.,
  • Biophysics -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by C. Taddei-Ferretti.
    SeriesSeries on biophysics and biocybernetics ;, vol. 1
    ContributionsTaddei-Ferretti, C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP481 .I493 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 423 p. :
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL455927M
    ISBN 109810232284
    LC Control Number98172019

    This first complete resource on photosensory receptors from bacteria, plants and animals compiles the data on all known classes of photoreceptors, creating a must-have reference for students and researchers for many years to come. Among the editors are the current and a former president of the American Society for :// Extra-ocular photoreception is one of the essential sensory receptions developed during animal evolution, playing an important role in the regulation of diverse functions, such as biorhythms, reproduction, thermoregulation, bioluminescence, predator avoidance and learning and memory1– photoreceptors in mollusks are involved in the generation of circadian rhythms and escape behaviors7

    Standard pedagogy introduces optics as though it were a consequence of Maxwell’s equations and only grudgingly admits, usually in a rushed aside, that light has a particulate character that can somehow be reconciled with the wave picture. Recent revolutionary advances in optical imaging, however, make this approach more and more unhelpful: How are we to describe two-photon imaging, FRET (18) The duplicity theory of vision concerns the comparisons (both differences and similarities) and interaction between the cone and rod systems in the visual pathways, with the assumption that the cone system is active during daylight vision and the rod system functions in low light (night time).

    by Christopher U.M. Smith, John Wiley, £ (x 1 pages) ISBN 0 1(00) The visual pigment present in the photoreceptor cells of the retina is a member of the family of G protein-coupled receptors and contains an cis-retinal as a light-absorbing chromophore. Light induces conformational changes in the protein moiety of the visual pigment through cis–trans isomerization of


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