Receptor, visual: The layer of rods and cones, the visual cells, of the retina.
The receptors are the sensitive elements that absorb light and start the electrophysiological process that sends visual signals to the brain.
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Organ Visual Receptors including diseases and disorders affecting the Visual Receptors organ or body system.
The visual receptors, rods and cones, synapse in the retina with several types of interneurons, e.g., bipolar cells. The bipolar cells, in turn, synapse with ganglion cells.
Bidirectional modulation of visual plasticity by cholinergic receptor subtypes in the frog optic tectum