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Taste receptor, type 2, member 46
Symbols TAS2R46 ; T2R46; T2R54
External IDs OMIM612774 MGI2681256 HomoloGene135705 IUPHAR: 679 GeneCards: TAS2R46 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 259292 387348
Ensembl ENSG00000226761 ENSMUSG00000059382
UniProt P59540 Q7M721
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_176887 NM_207023
RefSeq (protein) NP_795368 NP_996906
Location (UCSC) Chr 12:
11.06 – 11.06 Mb
Chr 6:
132.66 – 132.66 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Taste receptor type 2 member 46 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the TAS2R46 gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Bufe B, Hofmann T, Krautwurst D, Raguse JD, Meyerhof W (Oct 2002). "The human TAS2R16 receptor mediates bitter taste in response to beta-glucopyranosides". Nat Genet 32 (3): 397–401. doi:10.1038/ng1014. PMID 12379855. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: TAS2R46 taste receptor, type 2, member 46". 

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