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Chemical Arrestin

Name Arrestin
Equivalent Terms Retinal S Antigen | Retinal S-Antigen | S Antigen, Retinal | S-Antigen, Retinal
Definition A 48-Kd protein of the outer segment of the retinal rods and a component of the phototransduction cascade. Arrestin quenches G-protein activation by binding to phosphorylated photolyzed rhodopsin. Arrestin causes experimental autoimmune uveitis when injected into laboratory animals.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D019393
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Arrestin
  arrestin, Anopheles gambiae
  KfhArr-C protein, Oryzias latipes
  KfhArr-R1 protein, Oryzias latipes
  KfhArr-R2 protein, Oryzias latipes
  visual arrestin protein, Loligo pealei