Aliases for TAS2R19 Gene
External Ids for TAS2R19 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for TAS2R19 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TAS2R19 Gene
GeneCards Summary for TAS2R19 Gene
TAS2R19 (Taste 2 Receptor Member 19) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Taste transduction and Peptide ligand-binding receptors. GO annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity and bitter taste receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is TAS2R42.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TAS2R19 Gene
Receptor that may play a role in the perception of bitterness and is gustducin-linked. May play a role in sensing the chemical composition of the gastrointestinal content. The activity of this receptor may stimulate alpha gustducin, mediate PLC-beta-2 activation and lead to the gating of TRPM5 (By similarity).