|Application ||WB, IHC-P, IF, ICC|
|Reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat, Pig, Bovine|
|Calculated MW||38893 Da|
|Dilution||ICC (1:1000), IF (1:1000), IHC-P (10 µg/ml), WB (1:5000),|
|Other Names||RHO, CSNBAD1, OPN2, Rhodopsin, RP4, Opsin 2, rod pigment, Opsin-2|
|Reconstitution & Storage||PBS, 10 mM sodium azide. +4°C or -20°C, Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.|
|Precautions||Rhodopsin / RHO Antibody (clone B630) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Photoreceptor required for image-forming vision at low light intensity. Required for photoreceptor cell viability after birth. Light-induced isomerization of 11-cis to all-trans retinal triggers a conformational change leading to G-protein activation and release of all-trans retinal.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein Note=Synthesized in the inner segment (IS) of rod photoreceptor cells before vectorial transport to the rod outer segment (OS) photosensory cilia|
|Tissue Location||Rod shaped photoreceptor cells which mediates vision in dim light|
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Photoreceptor required for image-forming vision at low light intensity. Required for photoreceptor cell viability after birth. Light-induced isomerization of 11-cis to all-trans retinal triggers a conformational change leading to G-protein activation and release of all-trans retinal.
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