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Another blue neuron in the retina

The diverse population of retinal cell types has now been shown to include one that does a neat trick: an interneuron inverts the sign of the retina's response to blue light, creating the blue-Off output signal to the brain.

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Figure 1: The retinal circuitry that creates blue-On and blue-Off ganglion cells.


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Masland, R. Another blue neuron in the retina. Nat Neurosci 15, 930–931 (2012).

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