TAS2R7

TAS2R7

A gene on chromosome 12p13 that encodes a gustducin-coupled taste receptor implicated in the perception of bitter compounds in the oral cavity and GI tract.
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To explore the evolutionary forces on the Tas2r genes, we conducted an analysis of site models by using the Tas2r2, Tas2r5, Tas2r7, Tas2r10, Tas2r12, Tas2r38, Tas2r39, Tas2r40, Tas2r41, Tas2r42 and Tas2r67 sequences as input data.