visual cell


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to visual cell: Photoreceptor cells

visual cell

A rod cell or cone cell of the retina.
See also: cell
References in periodicals archive ?
To ascertain the field of view of each eye, the angle at which light can enter to activate visual cells must be calculated; this is the visual angle.
what data they expect and how this relates to the property of the visual cells under investigation
Patch-clamping solitary visual cells to understand the cellular mechanisms of invertebrate phototransduction.
Zinc is an important trace element found in relatively high concentration in the pigment epithelium and visual cells of the vertebrate retina (1).