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Total number of rods in retina Human Homo sapiens 1.1e8-1.25e8 Unitless 105347 John Moran eye center...
Area of retina Human Homo sapiens 1094 mm^2 105340 John Moran eye center...
Thickness of retina Human Homo sapiens 80 to 320 figure - link μm 109683 John Moran eye center...
Number of cones in retina Human Homo sapiens 4.6e+6 cone cells 108322 Arnadóttir J, Chalfie...
Diameter of macula (in retina) Human Homo sapiens 4 mm 100707 John Moran eye center...
Flash sensitivity of rod cell in retina Mouse Mus musculus for dark-adapted cells 3.1±0.5×10^-1: after bleach 2.0±0.2×10^-3 pA/photon×µm^2 110984 Wang JS, Kefalov VJ....
Number of photoreceptors per retina Blowfly Calliphora vicina 35000 Unitless 103546 Laughlin SB, de Ruyter...
Total number of cones in retina Human Homo sapiens 6.4e+6 Unitless 105346 John Moran eye center...
Facts and figures concerning the human retina Human Homo sapiens Website link - link N/A 105341 John Moran eye center...
Photosensitivity of rod cell in retina Tiger salamander Ambystoma tigrinum rod 6.2×10^–9: cone 6.0×10^–9 µm^2 110985 Wang JS, Kefalov VJ....
Ratio of NADPH to nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP) in dark-adapted retina of rabbit and monkey Mammals 0.3 unitless 111398 Saari JC. Biochemistry...
Number of rod cells in retina Human Homo sapiens 1e+9 rod cells 108321 Arnadóttir J, Chalfie...
Fraction of retina neurons that are ganglion cells Wallaby Setonix brachyurus 63 % 103619 Harman AM, Moore S. Number...
Relation between visual angle and distance on retina without correction for shrinkage Human Homo sapiens One degree of visual angle/288µm on the retina N/A 105343 John Moran eye center...
Fraction of resting ATP consumption used by the retina alone Blowfly Calliphora vicina 10 % 111647 Harris JJ, Jolivet R...
Voltage difference between inside and outside of rod photoreceptor of retina caused by dark current Salamander ~-40 mV 111342 F. Rieke and D. A. Baylor...
Time for amplitude of cone early receptor potential to recover after illumination (half-life) Frog Rana pipiens 5 - 6 min 111400 Saari JC. Biochemistry...
Comparison of light detection by rod photoreceptors, cone photoreceptors, photomultiplier tubes (PMT), and charge-coupled devices (CCD) Unspecified Table - link N/A 111345 F. Rieke and D. A. Baylor...
Highest density of cones at center of the fovea Human Homo sapiens 147000 (96900-281000) cones/mm^2 105344 Helga Kolb, Eduardo Fernandez...
Number of ATP hydrolysed to transmit a graded signals in an interneuron Blowfly Calliphora vicina 1000000-10000000 Unitless 103554 Laughlin SB, de Ruyter...