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77 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 02 October 2012 06:16PM

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Comment author: shminux 02 October 2012 06:51:01PM 19 points [-]

Photoreceptor cells produce graded potential, not action potential. It goes through a bipolar cell and a ganglion cell before finally spiking, in a rather processed form.

Comment author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 02 October 2012 06:51:19PM 2 points [-]

Ah, thanks!