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Term:
cone photoreceptor disc membrane (GO:0120201)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ciliary necklace 
ciliary pocket membrane  
cone photoreceptor disc membrane 
Stack of disc membranes located inside a cone photoreceptor outer segment, and containing densely packed molecules of opsin photoreceptor proteins that traverse the lipid bilayer. Cone disc membranes arise as evaginations of the ciliary membrane during the development of the cone outer segment and remain contiguous with the ciliary membrane.
non-motile cilium membrane 
photoreceptor outer segment membrane  
rod photoreceptor disc membrane 

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GOC:krc, GOC:pde, PMID:19501669, PMID:26574505, PMID:6771304

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