Literature associating RS1 and retinal disease
X-linked juvenile retinoschisis protein; Binds negatively charged membrane lipids, such as phosphatidylserine and phosphoinositides (By similarity). May play a role in cell-cell adhesion processes in the retina, via homomeric interaction between octamers present on the surface of two neighboring cells. Required for normal structure and function of the retina.
Synonyms: RS1, RS1p, hRS1, O15537, RS1-001 ...