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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retina

Function[edit]. An image is produced by the patterned excitation of the cones and rods in the retina. The excitation is processed by the ...

www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/retina

The retina is a thin layer of tissue that lines the back of the eye on the inside. It is located near the optic nerve. The purpose of the retina is to receive light that the ...

study.com/academy/lesson/retina-definition-function.html

In this lesson, you will learn about the retina of the eye and its specialized structures, as well as how it enables us to see the world in living...

ilearn.careerforce.org.nz/mod/book/view.php?id=213&chapterid=140

Its purpose is to focus light on to the retina. The lens focuses an image on to the rods and cones (receptor cells) of the retina at the back of the eye. Retina.

www.reference.com/science/retina-627b172800eb591a

Healthline says the purpose of the retina is to collect light focused from the lens. The retina transduces the light into neural signals and transmits those signals to ...

discoveryeye.org/layers-of-the-retina

Jan 26, 2016 ... The retina at the back of the eye is essential for all vision. Each layer of cells in this tissue serves a specific purpose. As we prepare for ...

www.med-health.net/Function-Of-Retina.html

The function of retina is to capture light and convert it into electric signals that are translated into images by the brain. Thanks to the retina's photoreceptors, we ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/word-retina.html

The retina is at the back of your eye and it has light-sensitive cells called rods and cones. ... When you look at something, light hits the retina, the rods and cones send ... Note: All information on KidsHealth® is for educational purposes only.

hubel.med.harvard.edu/book/b8.htm

THE EYEBALL The collective function of the nonretinal parts of the eye is to keep a focused, clear image of the outside world anchored on the two retinas.