Petri Ala Laurila


Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA


  1. Ala Laurila P, Kolesnikov A, Crouch R, Tsina E, Shukolyukov S, Govardovskii V, et al. Visual cycle: Dependence of retinol production and removal on photoproduct decay and cell morphology. J Gen Physiol. 2006;128:153-69 pubmed
    ..The more rapid rates of retinol production in cones compared to rods are consistent with the more rapid operation of the visual cycle in these cells...
  2. Ala Laurila P, Donner K, Crouch R, Cornwall M. Chromophore switch from 11-cis-dehydroretinal (A2) to 11-cis-retinal (A1) decreases dark noise in salamander red rods. J Physiol. 2007;585:57-74 pubmed