Players of the popular online brain mapping game Eyewire have assisted in identifying six new neuron types, researchers report.
Study revels M1 ganglion cell photoreceptors can tune into different ranges of light intensity.
Using tiny solar-panel-like cells surgically placed underneath the retina, scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine have devised a...
A new study reveals how specialized cells in the retina sense motion.
Researchers use a computer algorithm to trace the shape of neurons and group them based on structural similarity. They were able to sort more than 350 mouse retinal neurons into 15 types, including six previously unidentified types.
Study reveals how evolution and natural selection have optimized the mammalian retina.
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Researchers have successfully reconstructed a short movie of randomly moving discs produced by rat retinal neurons, with the help of machine learning technology.