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Experientia

, Volume 33, Issue 12, pp 1637–1638 | Cite as

Precocious retina development caused by receptor cell independent light effect

  • G. Grün
Specialia Anatomica, Histologica, Embryologica, Carcinologica

Summary

In the retina of the mouth-brooding teleostTilapia leucosticta, light causes an accelerated development of ganglion cells. This effect is presumably not mediated by receptor and interneuronal cells.

Keywords

Retina Ganglion Cell Receptor Cell Light Effect Accelerate Development 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Grün
    • 1
  1. 1.Lehrstuhl Spezielle ZoologieRuhr-Universität BochumBochum 1Federal Republic of Germany

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