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Term:visible light stimulus
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Accession:XCO:0000283 term browser browse the term
Definition:Exposure to visible light in a manner, such as for a length of time or at a level, which would not be considered natural, usual or environmental and which is designed to elicit or evoke an action or response in a cell, an excitable tissue, or an organism.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: light therapy;   phototherapy

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Anxrr22 Anxiety related response QTL 22 IDA RGD PMID:11932246 RGD:625384 NCBI chr10:61,345,276...98,211,570 JBrowse link
Q Anxrr54 Anxiety related response QTL 54 IDA RGD PMID:27044679 RGD:11566049 NCBI chr 4:114,627,026...159,627,026 JBrowse link
Q Anxrr56 Anxiety related response QTL 56 IDA RGD PMID:27044679 RGD:11566049 NCBI chr 4:85,253,748...150,276,390 JBrowse link
Q Anxrr57 Anxiety related response QTL 57 IDA RGD PMID:27044679 RGD:11566049 NCBI chr 4:147,278,504...167,139,601 JBrowse link

Related Phenotype Data for Term "visible light stimulus" (XCO:0000283)

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  experimental condition 2376
    sensory stimulus 19
      visual stimulus 4
        visible light stimulus 4
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  experimental condition 2376
    radiation exposure 20
      electromagnetic radiation exposure 16
        controlled visible light exposure 13
          visible light stimulus 4
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