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2014) Roles of ON cone bipolar cell subtypes in temporal coding in the mouse retina.
To test whether any of these cell types were selectively affected by diabetic conditions, markers specific for rod bipolar cells (PKCa) (Haverkamp and Wassle, 2000) and cone photoreceptors (glycogen phosphorylase) (Brennenstuhl et al.
In conclusion, the two morphologically distinct subtypes of bipolar cell seen in the all-rod skate retina also exhibit different profiles of voltage-activated potassium current.
If a small object moves into one of the spotlights then it is akin to photoreceptors passing on the signal to that particular bipolar cell because it falls within its receptive field.
The rod photoreceptors and bipolar cells in this pathway are responsible for contrast and light/dark detection.
Unlike other vertebrate species, it contains only one class of photoreceptor, namely rods; and, thus far, only two morphologically and pharmacologically distinct subtypes of bipolar cell have been identified.
The cones contact both depolarizing bipolar cells (DBCs) and hyperpolarizing bipolar cells (HBCs) through sign-inverting (−) synapses (ON synapse) and sign-preserving (+) synapses (OFF synapse), respectively.
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor inhibits osmotic swelling of rat retinal glial (Muller) and bipolar cells by activation of basic fibroblast growth factor signaling.
Previous studies showed that besides photoreceptors, Muller cells as well as depolarizing bipolar cells are also closely associated with changes in ERG b-waves [13-17].
But the commentary and the diagrams all show the ganglions first, the bipolar cells second and the rod and cone cells as last.
Antoni A areas are typically composed of organised cellular component consisting of long bipolar cells that often form a pallasiding arrangement known as verocay bodies.