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Cnidocyte discharge is regulated by light and opsin-mediated phototransduction

David C Plachetzki1*, Caitlin R Fong2 and Todd H Oakley2

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1 Center for Population Biology, University of California at Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis CA, 95616, USA

2 Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology, University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara CA, 93106, USA

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BMC Biology 2012, 10:17  doi:10.1186/1741-7007-10-17

Published: 5 March 2012

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Phylogenetic tree of metazoan arrestins. Phylogenetic analyses of metazoan β arrestin genes. ML topology shown. Nodal support is given by bootstrap percentages/posterior probability. Support values below 50 are not shown. Dashes = 100% for bootstrap support and 1.0 for posterior probability.

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Supplementary methods.

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