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Opsin 1 (cone pigments), short-wave-sensitive (color blindness, tritan)
Identifiers
Symbols OPN1SW; BCP; BOP; CBT
External IDs OMIM190900 MGI99438 HomoloGene1291 GeneCards: OPN1SW Gene
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE OPN1SW 208036 at tn.png
More reference expression data
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 611 12057
Ensembl ENSG00000128617 ENSMUSG00000058831
UniProt P03999 P51491
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001708 NM_007538
RefSeq (protein) NP_001699 NP_031564
Location (UCSC) Chr 7:
128.2 - 128.2 Mb
Chr 6:
29.33 - 29.33 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Blue-sensitive opsin is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OPN1SW gene.[1][2][3]

See also

References

  1. ^ Nathans J, Thomas D, Hogness DS (Apr 1986). "Molecular genetics of human color vision: the genes encoding blue, green, and red pigments". Science 232 (4747): 193-202. PMID 2937147.  
  2. ^ Fitzgibbon J, Appukuttan B, Gayther S, Wells D, Delhanty J, Hunt DM (Feb 1994). "Localisation of the human blue cone pigment gene to chromosome band 7q31.3-32". Hum Genet 93 (1): 79-80. PMID 8270261.  
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: OPN1SW opsin 1 (cone pigments), short-wave-sensitive (color blindness, tritan)". http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=611.  

Further reading

  • Applebury ML, Hargrave PA (1987). "Molecular biology of the visual pigments.". Vision Res. 26 (12): 1881–95. doi:10.1016/0042-6989(86)90115-X. PMID 3303660.  
  • Swanson WH, Cohen JM (2003). "Color vision.". Ophthalmology clinics of North America 16 (2): 179–203. doi:10.1016/S0896-1549(03)00004-X. PMID 12809157.  
  • Weitz CJ, Went LN, Nathans J (1992). "Human tritanopia associated with a third amino acid substitution in the blue-sensitive visual pigment.". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 51 (2): 444–6. PMID 1386496.  
  • Weitz CJ, Miyake Y, Shinzato K, et al. (1992). "Human tritanopia associated with two amino acid substitutions in the blue-sensitive opsin.". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 50 (3): 498–507. PMID 1531728.  
  • Oprian DD, Asenjo AB, Lee N, Pelletier SL (1992). "Design, chemical synthesis, and expression of genes for the three human color vision pigments.". Biochemistry 30 (48): 11367–72. doi:10.1021/bi00112a002. PMID 1742276.  
  • Sarkar G, Sommer SS (1989). "Access to a messenger RNA sequence or its protein product is not limited by tissue or species specificity.". Science 244 (4902): 331–4. doi:10.1126/science.2565599. PMID 2565599.  
  • Nathans J, Piantanida TP, Eddy RL, et al. (1986). "Molecular genetics of inherited variation in human color vision.". Science 232 (4747): 203–10. doi:10.1126/science.3485310. PMID 3485310.  
  • Shimmin LC, Mai P, Li WH (1997). "Sequences and evolution of human and squirrel monkey blue opsin genes.". J. Mol. Evol. 44 (4): 378–82. doi:10.1007/PL00006157. PMID 9089077.  
  • Scherer SW, Cheung J, MacDonald JR, et al. (2003). "Human chromosome 7: DNA sequence and biology.". Science 300 (5620): 767–72. doi:10.1126/science.1083423. PMID 12690205.  
  • Gunther KL, Neitz J, Neitz M (2006). "A novel mutation in the short-wavelength-sensitive cone pigment gene associated with a tritan color vision defect.". Vis. Neurosci. 23 (3-4): 403–9. doi:10.1017/S0952523806233169. PMID 16961973.  
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