scotopsin


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scotopsin

 [sko-top´sin]
the protein moiety in the retinal rods that combines with 11-cis-retinal to form rhodopsin.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sco·top·sin

(skō-top'sin),
The protein moiety of the pigment in the rods of the retina.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

sco·top·sin

(skō-top'sin)
The protein moiety of the pigment in the rods of the retina.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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