Melanopsin Products

Melanopsin Antibody
Melanopsin Antibody
Species: Hu, Mu, Rt
Applications: WB, ICC/IF, IHC, IHC-Fr, KO
Host: Rabbit Polyclonal
Melanopsin Antibody
Melanopsin Antibody
Species: Hu, Mu, Rt
Applications: WB, IHC, IHC-P
Host: Rabbit Polyclonal
Melanopsin Overexpression Lys ...
Melanopsin Overexpression Lysate
Species: Hu
Applications: WB


Melanopsin is an opsin-like protein found in the retinal ganglion cells of mammals. Melanopsin is believed to be part of a secondary optical system that parallels that of the classic rod and cone system. This second system reports directly to the suprachiasmatic nucleus and is responsible for regulation of circadian rhythms. Melanopsin is believed to be the primary photopigment responsible for the regulation of these circadian rhythms, and Melanopsin knockout mice have been generated which demonstrate decreased capacity to entrain to light and dark cycles.


Entrez Human
Uniprot Human
Product By Gene ID 94233
Alternate Names
  • MOP
  • MGC142118
  • melanopsin
  • opsin 4

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