amacrine cellmedical dictionary

<cell biology> A class of neurone of the middle layer of the retina, with processes parallel to the plane of the retina. They are thought to be involved in image processing.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(22 Feb 2008)

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