Probably plays a specific functional role in the rods and/or cones of photoreceptors. It may be the enzyme involved in the resynthesis of cGMP required for recovery of the dark state after phototransduction.
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Protein Aliases: cone rod dystrophy 6; guanylate cyclase 2D, membrane (retina-specific); Guanylate cyclase 2D, retinal; Guanylate cyclase, olfactory; Olfactory guanylyl cyclase GC-D; RETGC-1; retinal guanylate cyclase 1; Retinal guanylyl cyclase 1; Rod outer segment membrane guanylate cyclase; ROS-GC
Gene Aliases: CORD5; CORD6; CYGD; GUC1A4; GUC2D; GUCY2D; LCA; LCA1; RCD2; RETGC; RETGC-1; RETGC1; ROS-GC1; ROSGC