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Development of Cholinergic and Amino Acid Neurotransmitter Systems in the Chick Retina

  • Robert Baughman
Conference paper
Part of the Cell and Developmental Biology of the Eye book series (EYE)

Abstract

The presence of a cholinergic system in many vertebrate retinas is well established from biochemical and physiological experiments (Lindeman, 1947; Hebb, 1957; Graham, 1974; Ross and McDougal, 1976; Masland and Ames, 1976; Baughman and Bader, 1977). The first cellular localization of this system was achieved by the use of an autoradiographic technique with chick retina (Baughman and Bader, 1977). A similar technique was applied with similar results in the rabbit retina (Masland and Mills, 1979).

Keywords

Cholinergic System Choline Acetyltransferase Vertebrate Retina Rabbit Retina Chick Retina 
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  • Robert Baughman

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