Summary: The protein encoded by this gene is a bitter taste receptor that detects green tea catechins, soy isoflavones, and theaflavins. The encoded protein is gustducin-linked and may activate alpha gustducin. This gene is intronless. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2015].

taste 2 receptor member 39Ensembl:ENSG00000236398HGNC:HGNC:18886PA387397q34

GO terms in TAS2R39

Term TypeEvidence TypeGO Term IDGO Des.
MFIEAGO:0004930G-protein coupled receptor activity
MFIBAGO:0033038bitter taste receptor activity
MFIDAGO:0033038bitter taste receptor activity
BPIBAGO:0001580detection of chemical stimulus involved in sensory perception of bitter taste
BPIDAGO:0001580detection of chemical stimulus involved in sensory perception of bitter taste
BPTASGO:0007186G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway
CCTASGO:0005886plasma membrane
CCIBAGO:0016021integral component of membrane
CCICGO:0016021integral component of membrane

Gene expression in normal tissue: TAS2R39

Gene-model tissue-cancer distribution: Bubble Plot

Gene-drug pathway distribution

Pathways in TAS2R39

DatabasePathway IDPathway Des.
kegghsa04742Taste transduction - Homo sapiens (human)
reactomeR-HSA-162582Signal Transduction
reactomeR-HSA-372790Signaling by GPCR
reactomeR-HSA-388396GPCR downstream signalling
reactomeR-HSA-418594G alpha (i) signalling events
reactomeR-HSA-420499Class C/3 (Metabotropic glutamate/pheromone receptors)
reactomeR-HSA-500792GPCR ligand binding

Gene-Drug: Aster Plot

Drug IDDrug NameModel Num.

Gene in drug-gene network: Network Plot

Gene-drug targets distribution

Gene Structure: PDB

Models in TAS2R39