Aliases for TAS2R40 Gene
External Ids for TAS2R40 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for TAS2R40 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TAS2R40 Gene
GeneCards Summary for TAS2R40 Gene
TAS2R40 (Taste 2 Receptor Member 40) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Peptide ligand-binding receptors and Taste transduction. GO annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity and bitter taste receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is TAS2R39.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TAS2R40 Gene
Gustducin-coupled receptor implicated in the perception of bitter compounds in the oral cavity and the gastrointestinal tract. Signals through PLCB2 and the calcium-regulated cation channel TRPM5.