A new view of photoreceptors

Franck Pichaud, Claude Desplan

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Abstract

The light-gathering structures in our eyes are specialized membranes found on cells known as photoreceptors. Two studies show that a protein called Crumbs is crucial for the development of these membranes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)139-140
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume416
Issue number6877
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 14 2002

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