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 Receptor, Type 2, Member 40) 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 and bitter taste receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is TAS2R42.
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