TITLE

rhodopsin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1912
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rhodopsin" is presented. It refers to the glycoprotein opsin of the rods of the retina. It combines with retinal to form a functional photopigment responsive to light.
ACCESSION #
21244283

 

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