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Cells, Volume 6, Issue 4 (December 2017)
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Cover Story (view full-size image) The retina is a light-sensitive tissue in the vertebrate eye that detects and processes visual [...] Read more. The retina is a light-sensitive tissue in the vertebrate eye that detects and processes visual images. It is organized in layers in which different cellular types have well-established roles in the visual pathway. Autophagy is a catabolic pathway that mediates the degradation and recycling of intracellular components and is activated mainly under stress conditions. Autophagy is also active during differentiation and development and serves as a quality control process. Recent evidence emphasizes the importance of autophagy to sustain vision. View this paper