Gene Symbol: Tas2r131
Description: taste receptor, type 2, member 131
Alias: T2R31, Tas2r31, mGR31, mt2r61, taste receptor type 2 member 42
Species: mouse
Products:     Tas2r131

Top Publications

  1. Foster S, Porrello E, Purdue B, Chan H, Voigt A, Frenzel S, et al. Expression, regulation and putative nutrient-sensing function of taste GPCRs in the heart. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e64579 pubmed publisher
    ..The discovery of taste GPCRs in the heart opens an exciting new field of cardiac research. We predict that these taste receptors may function as nutrient sensors in the heart. ..
  2. Soultanova A, Voigt A, Chubanov V, Gudermann T, Meyerhof W, Boehm U, et al. Cholinergic chemosensory cells of the thymic medulla express the bitter receptor Tas2r131. Int Immunopharmacol. 2015;29:143-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We here demonstrate mRNA expression of bitter receptors Tas2r105, Tas2r108, and Tas2r131 in the murine thymus...
  3. Voigt A, Hübner S, Lossow K, Hermans Borgmeyer I, Boehm U, Meyerhof W. Genetic labeling of Tas1r1 and Tas2r131 taste receptor cells in mice. Chem Senses. 2012;37:897-911 pubmed publisher
    ..To visualize Tas1r1 umami and Tas2r131 bitter sensing cells, we generated animals in which the Tas1r1 and Tas2r131 open reading frames are replaced by ..
  4. Prandi S, Bromke M, Hübner S, Voigt A, Boehm U, Meyerhof W, et al. A subset of mouse colonic goblet cells expresses the bitter taste receptor Tas2r131. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e82820 pubmed publisher
    ..A gene-targeted mouse strain was established to visualize and identify cell types expressing the bitter receptor Tas2r131. Messenger RNA for various Tas2rs and taste signaling molecules were detected by RT-PCR in the gut...
  5. Voigt A, Bojahr J, Narukawa M, Hübner S, Boehm U, Meyerhof W. Transsynaptic Tracing from Taste Receptor Cells Reveals Local Taste Receptor Gene Expression in Gustatory Ganglia and Brain. J Neurosci. 2015;35:9717-29 pubmed publisher
    ..transferred across all cell types in TBs of mice expressing the tracer under control of the endogenous Tas1r1 and Tas2r131 promotor, respectively...