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Literature associating TAS1R3 and dental caries

TAS1R3 [ENSP00000344411]

Taste receptor, type 1, member 3; Putative taste receptor. TAS1R1/TAS1R3 responds to the umami taste stimulus (the taste of monosodium glutamate). TAS1R2/TAS1R3 recognizes diverse natural and synthetic sweeteners. TAS1R3 is essential for the recognition and response to the disaccharide trehalose (By similarity). Sequence differences within and between species can significantly influence the selectivity and specificity of taste responses.

Synonyms:  TAS1R3,  TAS1R3p,  hTAS1R3,  Q7RTX0,  Q7RTX0p ...

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