Chapter 6. The Synaptology of the Retina

  1. A. V. S. de Reuck M.Sc., D.I.C., A.R.C.S. and
  2. Julie Knight B.A.
  1. Fritriof S. Sjöstrand

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719404.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Colour Vision: Physiology and Experimental Psychology

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Colour Vision: Physiology and Experimental Psychology

How to Cite

Sjöstrand, F. S. (1965) The Synaptology of the Retina, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Colour Vision: Physiology and Experimental Psychology (eds A. V. S. de Reuck and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719404.ch6

Author Information

  1. Department of Zoology, University of California, Los Angeles

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1965

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722848

Online ISBN: 9780470719404

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Keywords:

  • rhodopsin;
  • plasma membrane;
  • opaque septa;
  • retina;
  • excitatory reactions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Molecular Structure of the Outer Segment Disks

  • The Lateral Connexions Between Receptor Cells

  • Different Types of Synaptic Connexions of Receptor Cells

  • The Inner Plexiform Layer

  • Functional Interpretation of Synaptic Relatiosn

  • References

  • Discussion