photoreceptor Gene Set

Dataset TISSUES Curated Tissue Protein Expression Evidence Scores
Category structural or functional annotations
Type tissue
Description A specialized cell type in a multicellular organism that is sensitive to light. This definition excludes single-celled organisms, but includes non-eye receptors, such as snake infra-red detectors or photosensitive pineal gland cells. (BRENDA Tissue and Enzyme Source Ontology, BTO_0001060)
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5 proteins highly expressed in the tissue photoreceptor from the TISSUES Curated Tissue Protein Expression Evidence Scores dataset.

Symbol Name
OPN1LW opsin 1 (cone pigments), long-wave-sensitive
OPN1MW opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive
OPN1MW2 opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive 2
OPN1SW opsin 1 (cone pigments), short-wave-sensitive
PDE6B phosphodiesterase 6B, cGMP-specific, rod, beta