Definition of Phototransduction

1. Noun. (biology) The process whereby the various bodies in the retina convert light into electrical signals ¹



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Medical Definition of Phototransduction

1. The transformation by photoreceptors (e.g. Retinal rods and cones) of light energy into an electrical potential change. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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