"Rod Opsins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Photosensitive proteins expressed in the ROD PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS. They are the protein components of rod photoreceptor pigments such as RHODOPSIN.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Rod Opsins" by people in Profiles.
CNGA3 deficiency affects cone synaptic terminal structure and function and leads to secondary rod dysfunction and degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012 Mar 01; 53(3):1117-29.
Photoreceptor degeneration and retinal inflammation induced by very low-density lipoprotein receptor deficiency. Microvasc Res. 2009 Jun; 78(1):119-27.
Overexpression of rhodopsin alters the structure and photoresponse of rod photoreceptors. Biophys J. 2009 Feb; 96(3):939-50.
Different selective pressures shape the molecular evolution of color vision in chimpanzee and human populations. Mol Biol Evol. 2008 Dec; 25(12):2735-43.
Mouse opsin promoter-directed Cre recombinase expression in transgenic mice. Mol Vis. 2006 Apr 18; 12:389-98.
RPE65 gene delivery restores isomerohydrolase activity and prevents early cone loss in Rpe65-/- mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2006 Mar; 47(3):1177-84.
Tertiary structure and spectral tuning of UV and violet pigments in vertebrates. Gene. 2006 Jan 03; 365:95-103.
Lipid differences in rod outer segment membranes of rats with P23H and S334ter opsin mutations. Mol Vis. 2005 May 12; 11:338-46.
Detailed histopathologic characterization of the retinopathy, globe enlarged (rge) chick phenotype. Mol Vis. 2005 Jan 13; 11:11-27.
Targeted expression of Cre recombinase to cone photoreceptors in transgenic mice. Mol Vis. 2004 Dec 27; 10:1011-8.