|Group: RGC Family: RGC |
Description: guanylate cyclase 2D, membrane (retina-specific)
Gene Symbol: GUCY2D
Synonyms: CORD5, CORD6, CYGD, GUC1A4, GUC2D, LCA, LCA1, RETGC-1, ROS-GC1, retGC
UniprotKB/SwissProt: GUC2D_HUMAN (Q02846)
Function: Probably plays a specific functional role in the rods and/or cones of photoreceptors. It may be the enzyme involved in the resynthesis of cGMP required for recovery of the dark state after phototransduction.
Subcellular Localization: Membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein.