SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • 1
    Matsui, S., Seidou, M., Uchiyama, I., Sekiya, N., Hiraki, K., Yoshihara, K. & Kito, Y. (1988) 4-Hydroxyretinal, a new visual pigment chromophore found in the bioluminescent squid, Watasenia scintillans, Biochim. Biophys. Acta 966, 370374.
  • 2
    Kito, Y., Partridge, J. C., Seidou, M., Narita, K., Hamanaka, T., Michinomae, M., Sekiya, N. & Yoshihara, T. (1992) The absorbance spectrum and photosensitivity of a new synthetic visual pigment based on 4-hydroxyretinal, Vision Res. 32, 310.
  • 3
    Vogt, K. (1984) The chromophore of the visual pigment in some insect orders, Z. Naturforsch. Sect. C. Biosci. 39, 196197.
  • 4
    Vogt, K. (1987) Chromophores of insect visual pigments, Photobiochem. Photobiophys. Suppl., 273296.
  • 5
    Seki, T., Fujishita, S., Ito, M., Matsuoka, N. & Tsukida, K. (1987) Retinoid composition in the compound eyes of insects, Exp. Biol. 47, 95103.
  • 6
    Gleadall, I. G., Hariyama, T. & Tsukahara, Y. (1989) The visual pigment chromophores in the retina of insect compound eyes, with special reference to the coleoptera, J. Insect Physiol. 35, 787795.
  • 7
    Seki, T., Fujishita, S. & Obana, S. (1989) Composition and distribution of retinal and 3-hydroxyretinal in the compound eye of the dragonfly, Exp. Biol. 48, 6575.
  • 8
    Smith, W. C. & Goldsmith, T. H. (1990) Phyletic aspects of the distribution of 3-hydroxyretinal in the class Insecta, J. Mol. Evol. 30, 7284.
  • 9
    Seki, T., Shingu, K. & Kito, Y. (1985) Chiral discrimination of 5,6-epoxy-3-dehydroretinal by aporetinochrome and cattle opsin, Eur. J. Biochem. 147, 255262.
  • 10
    Vogt, K. (1983) Is the fly visual pigment a rhodopsin?Z. Naturforsch. Sect, C. Biosci. 38, 329333.
  • 11
    Vogt, K. (1988) Naming visual pigments, J. Photochem. Photobiol B Biol. 2, 133134.
  • 12
    Maoka, T., Arai, A., Shimizu, M. & Matsuno, T. (1986) The first isolation of enantiomeric and meso -zeaxanthin in nature, Comp. Biochem. Physiol, B. Comp. Biochem. 83, 121124.
  • 13
    Maoka, T. (1990) Studies on the separation of carotenoid stereoisomers, PhD Thesis, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University.
  • 14
    Olson, J. A. & Hayaishi, O. (1965) The enzymatic cleavage of β-carotene into vitamin A by soluble enzymes of rat liver and intestine, Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. USA 54, 13641370.
  • 15
    Goodman, D. S. & Huang, H. S. (1965) Biosynthesis of vitamin A with rat intestinal enzymes, Science 149, 879880.
  • 16
    Seki, T., Isono, K. & Ito, M. (1992) The absolute structure of 3-hydroxyretinal used as the visual pigment chromophore in Insecta, Zool. Sci. 9, 1231.
  • 17
    Isono, K., Tanimura, T., Oda, Y. & Tsukahara, Y. (1988) Dependency on light and vitamin A derivatives of the biogenesis of 3-hydroxyretinal and visual pigment in the compound eyes of Drosophila melanogaster, J. Gen. Physiol. 92, 587600.
  • 18
    The encyclopedia of insects, Facts On File Publications, New York .
  • 19
    Ito, M., Matsuoka, N., Tsukida, K. & Seki, T. (1988) Retinoids and related compounds. X. Synthesis of geometrical isomers of (±)-2- and (±)-3-hydroxyretinals and identification of the chromophore of the fly visual pigment, Chem. & Pharm. Bull. (Tokyo) 36, 7886.
  • 20
    Ito, M., Katsuta, Y., Koyama, M., Murakami, M., Iwaki, N., Okano, A. & Tsukida, K. (1992) Optical resolution of (±)-all-trans -hydroxyretinal by use of high-performance liquid chromatography, J. Nutr. Sci. Vitaminol. 38, 111115.
  • 21
    Suzuki, T., Fujita, Y., Noda, Y. & Miyata, S. (1986) A simple procedure for the extraction of the native chromophore of visual pigments: the formaldehyde method, Vision Res. 26, 425429.
  • 22
    Seki, T., Fujishita, S., Ito, M., Matsuoka, N. & Tsukida, K. (1986) A fly, Drosophila melanogaster, forms 11-cis 3-hydroxyretinal in the dark, Vision Res. 26, 255258.
  • 23
    Goldsmith, T. H., Marks, B. C. & Bernard, G. D. (1986) Separation and identification of geometric isomers of 3-hydroxyreti-noids and occurrence in the eyes of insects, Vision Res. 26, 17631769.
  • 24
    Katsuta, Y., Yoshihara, K., Nakanishi, K. & Ito, M. (1994) Synthesis of (+)-(4S)-and (-)-(4R)-11-Z -4-hydroxyretinals and determination of the absolute stereochemistry of a visual pigment chromophore in the bioluminescent squid, Watasenia scintillans, Tetrahedron Lett. 35, 905908.
  • 25
    Tanimura, T., Isono, K. & Tsukahara, Y. (1986) 3-Hydroxyretinal as a chromophore of Drosophila melanogaster visual pigment analyzed by high-pressure liquid chromatography, Photochem. Photobiol. 43, 225228.
  • 26
    Seki, T., Fujishita, S., Ito, M., Matsuoka, N., Kobayashi, C. & Tsukida, K. (1985) Metabolism of a visual pigment chromophore of Drosophila melanogaster, Zool. Sci. 2, 866.
  • 27
    Bone, R. A., Landrum, J. T., Hime, G. W., Cains, A. & Zamor, J. (1993) Stereochemistry of the human macular carotenoids, Invest. Ophthalmol. & Visual Sci. 34, 20332040.
  • 28
    Seki, T., Ito, M. & Tsukida, K. (1988) Retinoid- and carotenoid-composition in the compound eye of insects, in Proceedings of Yamada Conference XXI on molecular physiology of retinal proteins (Hara, T., ed.) pp. 437438, Yamada Science Foundation, Osaka , Japan .