Genomes and Genes
Gene Symbol: OR52L1
Description: olfactory receptor, family 52, subfamily L, member 1-like
- Loss of olfactory receptor genes coincides with the acquisition of full trichromatic vision in primatesYoav Gilad
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
PLoS Biol 2:E5. 2004..Our findings suggest that the deterioration of the olfactory repertoire occurred concomitant with the acquisition of full trichromatic color vision in primates...