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rhodopsin kinase

Known as: G Protein Coupled Receptor Kinase 1, Opsin Kinase, Kinase, Rhodopsin 
A PROTEIN-SERINE-THREONINE KINASE that is found in PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS. It mediates light-dependent PHOSPHORYLATION of RHODOPSIN and plays an… 
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Mutations in Rpe65 disrupt synthesis of the opsin chromophore ligand 11-cis-retinal and cause Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA), a… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Phosphorylation is thought to be an essential first step in the prompt deactivation of photoexcited rhodopsin. In vitro, the… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Mutation of Gly90, Glu113, Ala292, and Lys296 in the visual pigment rhodopsin constitutively activates the protein for activation… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Rhodopsin phosphorylation is a key event in the deactivation of this G-protein-coupled receptor. Rhodopsin kinase mediates the… 
Review
1992
Review
1992
Rhodopsin is the photoreceptor protein in rod cells of the vertebrate retina and the first member of the class of G protein… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Rhodopsin kinase (RK) catalyzes the phosphorylation of rhodopsin (Rho) as one of the steps in quenching photoactivated Rho. In… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Light-dependent deactivation of rhodopsin as well as homologous desensitization of beta-adrenergic receptors involves receptor… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The structural components involved in transduction of extracellular signals as diverse as a photon of light impinging on the…