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Medicine - Ophthalmology | Development and Organization of the Retina - From Molecules to Function

Development and Organization of the Retina

From Molecules to Function

Proceedings of a NATO ASI held in Crete, Greece, June 18-28, 1997

Series: Nato Science Series A:, Vol. 299

Chalupa, Leo M., Finlay, Barbara L. (Eds.)

Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1998, IX, 345 p.

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Development and Organization of the Retina offers an invaluable survey of contemporary research issues and methods dealing with the retina and retinal projections.
The book's 19 chapters report on investigations into two areas: research into the organization of the mature retina and work on developmental issues. A sampling of chapter topics includes -- embryonic patterning of cone subtypes in the mammalian retina -- synaptic transmission between retinal neurons -- scaling the retina, macro and micro -- retinal ganglion cell axonal transport, and more.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Embryo - anatomy - development - molecular aspects - neurons - retina

Related subjects » Neurology - Ophthalmology - Plant Sciences

Table of contents 

Development of Vision and the Pre-Visual System; S.S. Easter, Jr., et al. Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Photoreceptor Differentiation; R. Adler. Embryonic Patterning of Cone Subtypes in the Mammalian Retina; K.C. Wikler, D.L. Stull. Development of Cone Distribution Patterns in Mammals; Á. Szél, et al. Genesis of Topographic and Cellular Diversity in the Primate Retina; P. Rakic. Development of ON and OFF Retinal Ganglion Cell Mosaics; L.M. Chalupa, et al. Getting to Grips with Neuronal Diversity: What is a Neuronal Type? J.E. Cook. Glio-Neuronal Interactions in Retinal Development; A. Reichenbach. Comparative Anatomy and Function of Mammalian Horizontal Cells; L. Peichl, et al. Parallel Pathways of Primate Vision: Sampling of Information in the Fourier Space by M and P Cells; L. Peichl, et al. Parallel Pathways of Primate Vision: Sampling of Information in the Fourier Space by M and P Cells; L.C.L. Silveira, H.D. De Mello, Jr. Transient and Persistent Na+, Ca2+, and Mixed-Cation Currents in Retinal Ganglion Cells; A.T. Ishida. Synaptic Transmission Between Retinal Neurons; M. Wilson. Scaling the Retina, Micro and Macro; B.L. Finlay, R.L. Snow. Retinal Ganglion Cell Axonal Transport: Moving Down the Road to Functional Connections; K.L. Moya. 5 Additional Articles. Index.

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