VISUAL TRANSDUCTION

the biochemical and biophysical procedure wherein light energy is transformed into a neural signal inside a retinal photoreceptor. Isomerization.

VISUAL TRANSDUCTION: "Through visual transduction, images on the retina are transformed into signals which are sent to the brain to be interpreted. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VISUAL TRANSDUCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/visual-transduction/ (accessed February 19, 2020).
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