Publications

Sample of Major Publications from the Baehr Laboratory

Nishiguchi K. N., Sokal I., Yang L., Roychowdhury N., Palczewski K., Berson E. L., Dryja T. P., and Baehr W. (2004) A Novel (I143NT) Mutation in Guanylate Cyclase-Activating Protein 1 (GCAP1) Associated with Autosomal Dominant Cone Dystrophy. Invest. Ophthalmol. & Visual Science, 45:3863-3870.

Imanishi Y., Batten M. L., Piston D. W., Baehr W., and Palczewski K. (2004) Non-invasive two-photon imaging reveals vitamin A storage structures, in the eye. J. Cell Biol., 164:373-83.

Zhang H., Liu X-H., Zhang K., Chen C.K., Frederick J. M., Prestwich, G. D., and Baehr, W. (2004) Photoreceptor cGMP Phosphodiesterase d-Subunit (PDEd) Functions as a Prenyl Binding Protein. J. Biol. Chem. 279:407-13. Epub 2003 Oct 15.

Batten M. L., Imanishi Y., Maeda T., Tu D., Moise A. R., Bronson D., Possin D., Van Gelder R. N., Baehr W., and Palczewski K. (2004) Lecithin: retinol acyltransferase (LRAT) is Essential for Accumulation of Retinyl Esters in the Eye and in the Liver. J. Biol. Chem., 279: 10422-10432. Epub 2003 Dec 18.

Howes K., Pennesi M. E., Sokal I., Church-Kopish J., Schmidt B., Margolis P., Frederick J. M., Rieke F. M., Palczewski K., Wu S. M., Detwiler P., and Baehr W. (2002) GCAP1 rescues rod photoreceptor response in GCAP1/2 knockout mice. The EMBO Journal, 21:1545-1554.