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Paper report

A second gene for color blindness

Gargi Talukder

Genome Biology 2000, 1:reports0074  doi:10.1186/gb-2000-1-5-reports0074

Published: 25 October 2000

Abstract

Analysis of families suffering from total color blindness has revealed one potential cause of the condition - mutations in a gene encoding a α subunit of the retinal cone cGMP-gated ion channel.