Journal article

Photoreceptors: unconventional ways of seeing

  • Diaz, Naryttza N. Cell and Developmental Biology Unit, Department of Biology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Sprecher, Simon G. Cell and Developmental Biology Unit, Department of Biology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
    11.01.2011
Published in:
  • Current Biology. - 2011, vol. 21, no. 1, p. R25-R27
English Animals perceive light typically by photoreceptor neurons assembled in eyes, but some also use non-eye photosensory neurons. Multidendritic neurons in the body wall of Drosophila larvae have now been shown to use an unconventional phototransduction mechanism to sense light.
Faculty
Faculté des sciences et de médecine
Department
Département de Biologie
Language
  • English
Classification
Biological sciences
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