Affiliation: Colorado State University
- Amiloride-sensitive channels in type I fungiform taste cells in mouseAurelie Vandenbeuch
Department of Biomedical Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
BMC Neurosci 9:1. 2008..We also used immunocytochemistry to further define and compare cell types in fungiform and circumvallate taste buds of these mice...
- Tonic activity of Galpha-gustducin regulates taste cell responsivityTod R Clapp
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, United States
FEBS Lett 582:3783-7. 2008..We propose that an important role of alpha-gus is to maintain cAMP levels tonically low to ensure adequate Ca2+ signaling...
- Receptors and transduction of umami taste stimuliSue C Kinnamon
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1170:55-9. 2009..In most taste fields, however, cAMP antagonizes responses to umami stimuli, suggesting that the Galpha subunit serves to modulate umami taste sensitivity...