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GO term:bitter taste receptor activity
GO id:GO:0033038
Definition:Combining with soluble bitter compounds to initiate a change in cell activity. These receptors are responsible for the sense of bitter taste.
Number of paths to term: 2

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-amolecular transducer activity
                        is-asignal transducer activity
                                is-asignaling receptor activity
                                        is-atransmembrane signaling receptor activity
                                                is-aG-protein coupled receptor activity
                                                        is-ataste receptor activity
                                                                is-abitter taste receptor activity [GO:0033038] (13 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                is-asalty taste receptor activity
                                                                is-asour taste receptor activity
                                                                is-asweet taste receptor activity
                                                                is-aumami taste receptor activity


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-areceptor activity
                        is-asignaling receptor activity
                                is-atransmembrane signaling receptor activity
                                        is-aG-protein coupled receptor activity
                                                is-ataste receptor activity
                                                        is-abitter taste receptor activity [GO:0033038] (13 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                        is-asalty taste receptor activity
                                                        is-asour taste receptor activity
                                                        is-asweet taste receptor activity
                                                        is-aumami taste receptor activity


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last database update
10/08/2014
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