recoverin
Calcium-binding protein containing 3 EF-hand motifs. No longer thought to be activator of photoreceptor guanylate cyclase. Related to visinin, P26, 23 kD protein, S-modulin, also to 21 kD CaBP and neurocalcin.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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