C2orf71a/pcare1 is important for photoreceptor outer segment morphogenesis and visual function in zebrafish.

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Corral Serrano, J.C.; Messchaert, M.; Dona, M.A.; Peters, T.A.; Kamminga, L.M.; WIjk, E. van; Collin, R.W.J.;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group UK
  • Journal: Scientific Reports,volume 8 (eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC6018674, doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-27928-7
  • Subject: Article
    mesheuropmc: genetic structures | sense organs | animal structures

Mutations in C2orf71 are causative for autosomal recessive retinitis pigmentosa and occasionally cone-rod dystrophy. We have recently discovered that the protein encoded by this gene is important for modulation of the ciliary membrane through the recruitment of an actin... View more
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