Yumoto Akane

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  • Evolution of mammalian Opn5 as a specialized UV-absorbing pigment by a single amino acid mutation.

    Yamashita Takahiro , Ono Katsuhiko , Ohuchi Hideyo , Yumoto Akane , Gotoh Hitoshi , Tomonari Sayuri , Sakai Kazumi , Fujita Hirofumi , Imamoto Yasushi , Noji Sumihare , Nakamura Katsuki , Shichida Yoshinori

    Opn5 is one of the recently identified opsin groups that is responsible for nonvisual photoreception in animals. We previously showed that a chicken homolog of mammalian Opn5 (Opn5m) is a Gi-coupled U …

    The Journal of biological chemistry 289(7), 3991-4000, 2014-02-14

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