Expression of metabotropic glutamate receptor group I in rat gustatory papillae

@article{Toyono2003ExpressionOM,
  title={Expression of metabotropic glutamate receptor group I in rat gustatory papillae},
  author={Takashi Toyono and Yuji Seta and Shinji Kataoka and Shintaro Kawano and Ryuichi Shigemoto and Kuniaki Toyoshima},
  journal={Cell and Tissue Research},
  year={2003},
  volume={313},
  pages={29-35}
}
Abstract.Taste-metabotropic glutamate receptor 4 (taste-mGluR4) and the heteromers of T1R1 and T1R3 are candidate receptors involved in the sense of umami (monosodium glutamate) taste. Although the expression of group III mGluRs (taste-mGluR4) has been demonstrated in taste tissues, no mention has been made of the expression of group I mGluRs (mGluR1 and mGluR5) in taste tissues. We examined the expression of mGluR1 and mGluR5 in rat gustatory tissues by using reverse transcription-polymerase… Expand
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