TITLE

lumirhodopsin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1270
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term lumirhodopsin is presented. The term refers to a chemical in the retina of the eye, intermediate between rhodopsin and alltrans- retinal plus opsin, formed during the bleaching of rhodopsin by exposure to light. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21234571

 

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