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Symbol TAS2R4 contributors: mct - updated : 10-10-2011
HGNC name taste receptor, type 2, member 4
HGNC id 14911
PROTEIN
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
STRUCTURE
motifs/domains
  • seven transmembrane segments (7TM) receptor
  • an extracellular lignand binding domain
  • HOMOLOGY
    Homologene
    FAMILY
  • G protein coupled receptor superfamily
  • taste receptor family
  • CATEGORY receptor membrane G
    SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION     plasma membrane
    basic FUNCTION
  • involved in bitter perception
  • utilized to recognize and perceive the structure and bitterness of peptides
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism
    signaling signal transduction , sensory transduction/taste
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule
    protein
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    activated by bitter peptides
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS