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Opsins

Photosensitive proteins in the membranes of PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS such as the rods and the cones. Opsins have varied light absorption properties and are members of the G-PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTORS family. Their ligands are VITAMIN A-based chromophores.
Also Known As:
Opsin
Networked: 171 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 10 trials/studies)

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Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Palczewski, Krzysztof: 11 articles (04/2015 - 11/2002)
2. Travis, Gabriel H: 9 articles (05/2014 - 09/2002)
3. Kaushal, Shalesh: 5 articles (02/2010 - 04/2003)
4. Jastrzebska, Beata: 4 articles (03/2014 - 12/2004)
5. Yuan, Quan: 4 articles (01/2013 - 07/2007)
6. Maeda, Tadao: 4 articles (01/2013 - 11/2002)
7. Lem, Janis: 4 articles (05/2010 - 10/2003)
8. Flannery, John G: 3 articles (10/2015 - 01/2004)
9. Kaylor, Joanna J: 3 articles (05/2014 - 01/2010)
10. Kefalov, Vladimir J: 3 articles (04/2014 - 03/2010)

Related Diseases

1. Retinitis Pigmentosa (Pigmentary Retinopathy)
2. Photophobia (Light Sensitivity)
3. Retinal Degeneration
4. Myopia
5. Ganglion Cysts (Ganglion)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Rhodopsin (Visual Purple)
2. Opsins
3. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)
4. Antibodies
5. Immune Sera (Antisera)
6. Esters
7. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)
8. Antigens
9. Arrestin
10. Messenger RNA (mRNA)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Intraocular Injections