DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating CNGB1 and retinitis pigmentosa

CNGB1 [ENSP00000251102]

Cyclic nucleotide-gated cation channel modulatory subunit; Subunit of cyclic nucleotide-gated (CNG) channels, nonselective cation channels, which play important roles in both visual and olfactory signal transduction. When associated with CNGA1, it is involved in the regulation of ion flow into the rod photoreceptor outer segment (ROS), in response to light-induced alteration of the levels of intracellular cGMP.

Synonyms:  CNGB1,  CNGB1p,  hCNGB1,  CNGB1-001,  CNGB1-002 ...

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