Gene Symbol: nyx
Description: nyctalopin
Alias: nyctalopin
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Bahadori R, Biehlmaier O, Zeitz C, Labhart T, Makhankov Y, Forster U, et al. Nyctalopin is essential for synaptic transmission in the cone dominated zebrafish retina. Eur J Neurosci. 2006;24:1664-74 pubmed
    ..Although mutations in the nyctalopin gene (NYX) in humans lead to congenital stationary night blindness (CSNB1), affecting synaptic transmission ..
  2. Lu X, Xiang Y, Yang G, Zhang L, Wang H, Zhong S. Transcriptomic characterization of zebrafish larvae in response to mercury exposure. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2017;192:40-49 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, these findings provide useful insights to help further understand the transcriptional response and detoxification ability of zebrafish larvae following acute exposure to mercury. ..
  3. Schroeter E, Wong R, Gregg R. In vivo development of retinal ON-bipolar cell axonal terminals visualized in nyx::MYFP transgenic zebrafish. Vis Neurosci. 2006;23:833-43 pubmed
    ..Using the upstream regulatory sequences from the nyx gene that encodes nyctalopin, we constructed a transgenic fish in which a subset of retinal bipolar cells express membrane targeted yellow ..