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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. TAS2R38, Taste receptor, type 2, member 38
Sequence ID:NM_176817
RefSeqGene ID:NG_016141
Entrez Gene ID:5726
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000257138

Database Links

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Gene Expression Data

Associated Diseases (from OMIM)

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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:7q34Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:7: 141672430 - 141673573

NM_176817 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
8143936Full LengthBC104933taste receptor, type 2, member 38
8143940Full LengthBC104937taste receptor, type 2, member 38

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_789787  

Protein Infomation

NM_176817 NP_789787   TAS2R

Related Sequences

BC104933 AAI04934 P59533
BC104937 AAI04938 P59533

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens TAS2R38 NP_789787 R.norvegicus Tas2r38 500091   NP_001019856 66
M.musculus Tas2r138 387513 Gene Info NP_001001451 66

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)