Aliases for TAS2R20 Gene
External Ids for TAS2R20 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for TAS2R20 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TAS2R20 Gene
GeneCards Summary for TAS2R20 Gene
TAS2R20 (Taste Receptor, Type 2, Member 20) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Signaling by GPCR and Peptide ligand-binding receptors. GO annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is TAS2R42.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TAS2R20 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).