The Resource The retina : an approachable part of the brain, John E. Dowling

The retina : an approachable part of the brain, John E. Dowling

Label
The retina : an approachable part of the brain
Title
The retina
Title remainder
an approachable part of the brain
Statement of responsibility
John E. Dowling
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dowling, John E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP479
LC item number
.D65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • WW 270
  • 2012 A-276
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Retina
  • Vertebrates
  • Retina
  • Vertebrates
  • Retina
  • Vertebrates
Label
The retina : an approachable part of the brain, John E. Dowling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Retinal processing
  • Ganglion cell receptive fields
  • Wiring of the Retina
  • Retinal synapses
  • Other junctions
  • Synaptic organization
  • Glial Cells
  • Comparative aspects of synaptic organization
  • Generalized schemes of the synaptic organization of the vertebrate retina
  • Neuronal Responses
  • Approaches to the Brain
  • Intracellular recordings
  • Functional organization of the retina
  • Synaptic Mechanisms and Chemistry
  • Distal retinal synaptic mechanisms
  • Retinal neurotransmission
  • Neuromodulation
  • Photoreceptor Mechanisms and Visual Adaptation
  • Discovery of the visual pigments
  • Vision and vitamin A -- The action of light and visual pigment intermediates
  • Regeneration of visual pigments
  • Invertebrates: simpler nervous systems
  • Phototransduction
  • Visual adaptation
  • Color Vision
  • Cones and color vision
  • Evolution of color vision
  • Color blindness
  • Visual pigment gene families
  • Neural processing color
  • Color mechanisms in other species
  • Retinal Degenerations, Electroretinography, and Genetics
  • Vertebrates: the visual system
  • Nutritional night blindness and vitamin A deficiency
  • Studying retinal degenerations: the electroretinogram
  • Inherited retinal degenerations
  • Animal models
  • Conclusions
  • Retinal and Brain Mechanisms
  • Local-circuit neurons
  • Graded-potential neurons -- Electrical coupling
  • Neurotransmitters and neuromodulators
  • Novel synaptic mechanisms
  • The approachable retina
  • Receptive field mechanisms
  • Unsolved problems and the future
  • Epilogue
  • Retinal development and evolution
  • Retinal cells and information processing
  • Cellular organization
  • Classification of retinal neurons
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xvi, 355 pages
Isbn
9780674061545
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011010811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
6948507
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709670371
  • (OCoLC)ocn709670371
Label
The retina : an approachable part of the brain, John E. Dowling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Retinal processing
  • Ganglion cell receptive fields
  • Wiring of the Retina
  • Retinal synapses
  • Other junctions
  • Synaptic organization
  • Glial Cells
  • Comparative aspects of synaptic organization
  • Generalized schemes of the synaptic organization of the vertebrate retina
  • Neuronal Responses
  • Approaches to the Brain
  • Intracellular recordings
  • Functional organization of the retina
  • Synaptic Mechanisms and Chemistry
  • Distal retinal synaptic mechanisms
  • Retinal neurotransmission
  • Neuromodulation
  • Photoreceptor Mechanisms and Visual Adaptation
  • Discovery of the visual pigments
  • Vision and vitamin A -- The action of light and visual pigment intermediates
  • Regeneration of visual pigments
  • Invertebrates: simpler nervous systems
  • Phototransduction
  • Visual adaptation
  • Color Vision
  • Cones and color vision
  • Evolution of color vision
  • Color blindness
  • Visual pigment gene families
  • Neural processing color
  • Color mechanisms in other species
  • Retinal Degenerations, Electroretinography, and Genetics
  • Vertebrates: the visual system
  • Nutritional night blindness and vitamin A deficiency
  • Studying retinal degenerations: the electroretinogram
  • Inherited retinal degenerations
  • Animal models
  • Conclusions
  • Retinal and Brain Mechanisms
  • Local-circuit neurons
  • Graded-potential neurons -- Electrical coupling
  • Neurotransmitters and neuromodulators
  • Novel synaptic mechanisms
  • The approachable retina
  • Receptive field mechanisms
  • Unsolved problems and the future
  • Epilogue
  • Retinal development and evolution
  • Retinal cells and information processing
  • Cellular organization
  • Classification of retinal neurons
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xvi, 355 pages
Isbn
9780674061545
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011010811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
6948507
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709670371
  • (OCoLC)ocn709670371

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