Gene Symbol: Rdh8
Description: retinol dehydrogenase 8
Alias: retinol dehydrogenase 8, retinol dehydrogenase 8 (all-trans)
Species: rat
Products:     Rdh8

Top Publications

  1. Maeda A, Maeda T, Imanishi Y, Kuksa V, Alekseev A, Bronson J, et al. Role of photoreceptor-specific retinol dehydrogenase in the retinoid cycle in vivo. J Biol Chem. 2005;280:18822-32 pubmed
    ..We disrupted mouse prRDH (human gene symbol RDH8) gene expression by targeted recombination and generated a homozygous prRDH knock-out (prRDH-/-) mouse...
  2. Kiser P, Golczak M, Maeda A, Palczewski K. Key enzymes of the retinoid (visual) cycle in vertebrate retina. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012;1821:137-51 pubmed publisher
    ..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: Retinoid and Lipid Metabolism. ..