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OPN1LW opsin 1 (cone pigments), long-wave-sensitive [Homo sapiens (human)]

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NM_020061 Homo sapiens opsin 1 (cone pigments), long-wave-sensitive (OPN1LW), mRNA. GenEZ ORF Cloning On-demand $549.00 14

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Gene Symbol OPN1LW
Entrez Gene ID 5956
Full Name opsin 1 (cone pigments), long-wave-sensitive
Synonyms CBBM, CBP, COD5, RCP, ROP
Gene Type protein-coding
Organism Homo sapiens (human)



Summary This gene encodes for a light absorbing visual pigment of the opsin gene family. The encoded protein is called red cone photopigment or long-wavelength sensitive opsin. Opsins are G-protein coupled receptors with seven transmembrane domains, an N-terminal extracellular domain, and a C-terminal cytoplasmic domain. This gene and the medium-wavelength opsin gene are tandemly arrayed on the X chromosome and frequent unequal recombination and gene conversion may occur between these sequences. X chromosomes may have fusions of the medium- and long-wavelength opsin genes or may have more than one copy of these genes. Defects in this gene are the cause of partial, protanopic colorblindness. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008].

MIM: 300822

Colorblindness, protan, 303900 (3); Blue cone monochromacy, 303700

mRNA Protein Product Sequence Price Select
NM_020061, 164419729 NP_064445, 9910526 long-wave-sensitive opsin 1 ORF Sequence $400.00
WP455GPCRs, Class A Rhodopsin-like
REACT_19184GPCR downstream signaling
REACT_21340GPCR ligand binding
REACT_19231G alpha (i) signalling events
REACT_14797Signaling by GPCR
REACT_111102Signal Transduction
REACT_14828Class A/1 (Rhodopsin-like receptors)
Homo sapiens (human)OPN1LWNP_064445.1
Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee)OPN1LWXP_003317827.1
Canis lupus familiaris (dog)OPN1LWNP_001184001.1
Bos taurus (cattle)OPN1LWNP_776991.1
Mus musculus (house mouse)Opn1mwNP_032132.1
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat)Opn1mwNP_446000.1
Gallus gallus (chicken)OPN1LWNP_990771.1
Danio rerio (zebrafish)opn1lw2NP_001002443.1
Danio rerio (zebrafish)opn1lw1NP_571250.1
GeneCards OPN1LW
UniProt P04000
MIM 300822
Ensembl ENSG00000102076
HGNC 9936
HPRD 02366

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General protein information

Preferred Names
long-wave-sensitive opsin 1
long-wave-sensitive opsin 1
red-sensitive opsin
cone dystrophy 5 (X-linked)
red cone photoreceptor pigment


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