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Synonyms for retinene

either of two yellow to red retinal pigments formed from rhodopsin by the action of light

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The maximum absorbance of the 2 retinals is very similar when the apoprotein is not present: 380 nm for all-trans retinal and 379 nm for 11-cis retinal in ethanol.
Air-CCAPR1-Like and Air-AAR1-Like are photoreactive and respond differently to light after incubation with 11-cis retinal and all-trans retinal
Topics addressed include photoreceptor membrane conductance, how the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) regenerates 11-cis retinal, photoreceptor adaptation to various levels of illumination and the biochemical basis of this phenomenon as well as its psychophysical consequences, how the retina develops into its final structure, how signals are processed in the retinal synaptic layers, and how changes in the retina and RPE influence normal aging.
SWS2, P434 opsin was expressed in COS cells, and the pigment formed with the A1 chromophore, 11-cis retinal, showed absorption [1.
RNA and incubated with 11-cis retinal exhibit light-dependent ionic currents.