Gene: Opn1mw (opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Opn1mw
Name: opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits identical protein binding (ortholog); photoreceptor activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN positive regulation of cytokinesis (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN retinoid cycle metabolic pathway; visual phototransduction pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Blue Cone Monochromatism (ortholog); Colorblindness, Partial, Deutan Series (ortholog); FOUND IN photoreceptor outer segment; plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: green cone photoreceptor pigment; green-sensitive opsin; medium wavelength-sensitive cone opsin; medium-wave-sensitive opsin 1; opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive (color blindness, deutan); opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive (color blindness, deutan), green opsin
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X156,569,683 - 156,589,907 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01152,310,261 - 152,330,485 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X160,095,742 - 160,115,966 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X160,171,359 - 160,191,584 (+)NCBI
Celera1135,969,802 - 135,990,029 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq37NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 620978
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-10-03
Status: ACTIVE