Gene Symbol: Gr57a
Description: Gustatory receptor 57a
Alias: 57B.1, CG13441, Dmel\CG13441, GR57B.1, GR57a, Gr57B1, gustatory receptor 57a, CG13441-PA, Gr57a-PA, gustatory receptor 57B.1
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Bachtrog D. Adaptation shapes patterns of genome evolution on sexual and asexual chromosomes in Drosophila. Nat Genet. 2003;34:215-9 pubmed
    ..Deleterious mutations, including repetitive DNA, accumulate on a non-recombining chromosome, whereas rapid protein evolution due to positive selection is confined to the recombining homolog. ..
  2. Apostolopoulou A, Mazija L, W├╝st A, Thum A. The neuronal and molecular basis of quinine-dependent bitter taste signaling in Drosophila larvae. Front Behav Neurosci. 2014;8:6 pubmed publisher
  3. Takano Shimizu T, Kawabe A, Inomata N, Nanba N, Kondo R, Inoue Y, et al. Interlocus nonrandom association of polymorphisms in Drosophila chemoreceptor genes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004;101:14156-61 pubmed
    ..Natural selection is suggested to play a significant role in shaping the pattern of LD observed in this study. ..
  4. Choi J, van Giesen L, Choi M, Kang K, Sprecher S, Kwon J. A Pair of Pharyngeal Gustatory Receptor Neurons Regulates Caffeine-Dependent Ingestion in Drosophila Larvae. Front Cell Neurosci. 2016;10:181 pubmed publisher
    ..The pharyngeal sense organs are prime candidates to influence ingestion due to their position in the pharynx, and they may act as first level sensors of ingested food. ..