Navigation Links
Bitter or sweet? The same taste bud can tell the difference

(they plan to do that next), Herness thinks that CCK may override NPY during a bitter sensation, while NPY may override CCK during a sweet sensation.

Sour and salty ?the two other dominant tastes ?seem to work in totally different ways than sweet and bitter, Herness said.

The researchers would eventually like to figure how these work, too, but for now their next step is to apply bitter and sweet stimuli to taste bud cells that contain both NPY and CCK and see how each peptide reacts.

Herness conducted the study with Fang-li Zhao, a postdoctoral researcher in dentistry at Ohio State; Yu Cao, a graduate student in neuroscience also at Ohio State; and Tiansheng Shen and Namik Kaya, both with the University of Maryland.


'"/>

Source:Ohio State University


Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Bitter taste identifies poisons in foods
2. Childrens taste sensitivity and food choices influenced by taste gene
3. Evolution of taste receptor may have shaped human sensitivity to toxic compounds
4. Bad aftertaste? New sensory on/off switch may cure bane of artificial sweetener search
5. Have a taste for fat? Yes! A sensor in the mouth promotes preference for fatty foods
6. Living taste cells produced outside the body
7. Great (taste) expectations: Study shows brain anticipates taste, shifts gears
8. Sweet water taste paradoxically predicts sweet taste inhibitors
9. How taste response is hard-wired into the brain
10. Variation in bitter-taste receptor gene increases risk for alcoholism
11. Scientists solve sour taste proteins
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Bitter sweet The same taste bud can tell the difference

(Date:2/5/2015)... , Jan. 27, 2015   Marvin ... globally deployed, innovative test solutions for military, ... delivery of its TS-323 GENASYS Test ... Company (LMSSC). GENASYS is a high-performance PXI-based ... mission-critical applications that require performance functional testing. ...
(Date:2/5/2015)... 2015 Despite a lack of advancements ... as consumer electronics, automotive, storage and telecommunication has ... (SMT) screen printers. Innovations in electronics and conversion ... the adoption curve up. Meanwhile, sale volumes of ... dispensers are indispensable in the production of complex ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Hall E -   EyeLock Inc. , a market leader ... its EyeLock ID technology integrated in a 3D printed automobile ... Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) at the 2015 North ... is being used to validate the driver and authorize the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 2Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 3Marvin Test Solutions' GENASYS Platform Advances Mission-Critical Aerospace Production Test 4End-user Demand Spurs Global SMT Screen Printers and Glue Dispensers Market 2End-user Demand Spurs Global SMT Screen Printers and Glue Dispensers Market 3EyeLock Debuts First Iris Authentication Technology Embedded in 3D Printed Automobile 2EyeLock Debuts First Iris Authentication Technology Embedded in 3D Printed Automobile 3
... more than 300 leading European and Chinese scientists have ... in the Peoples Republic of China to present their ... Dragon 2. The Dragon Programme is a joint ... Technology (MOST) of China designed to encourage increased exploitation ...
... 24, 2008) The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) recently ... is affecting populations of a quintessential Arctic denizen: the ... National Park Service, U. S. Geological Survey, and Alaska ... equipped six musk ox with GPS collars to better ...
... Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has discovered a ... (MR) along with the eye defect retinitis pigmentosa ... that causes this disorder, CC2D2A. This scientific ... processes involved in brain development, and may help ...
Cached Biology News:Successful cooperation extends Dragon Program 2Successful cooperation extends Dragon Program 3New gene discovered for new form of intellectual disability 2
(Date:3/2/2015)... British Columbia , March 2, 2015 ... IMLFF), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company specializing in ... that Craig Schneider , Chief Executive Officer, ... webcast at VirtualInvestorConferences.com. DATE: Thursday, March ... > click the red "register/ watch event now" ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... -- Editor Note: For more information about ... Moments ago, Analysts Review released new research updates concerning several ... SSH ), Synergetics USA (NASDAQ: ... ), Spectranetics (NASDAQ: SPNC ), and Thoratec (NASDAQ: ... platform for investors, to hear about what matters - proudly ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... Kent, WA (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 ... tangential flow flat-sheet testing system at the 2015 AMTA ... is a culmination of a decade’s worth of engineering ... system compatible with a wide range of applications across ... be versatile enough to meet the dynamic needs of ...
(Date:3/1/2015)... 2015 Market Publishers Ltd and ... market research promotion on Internet. MarketPublishers.com is now ... out by DataGroup Booksellers. , Natalie Aster, Assistant ... commented on the recent partnership agreement as follows: ... our team of publishers. Since 1974, the company ...
Breaking Biology Technology:InMed Pharmaceuticals to Present Investor Webcast March 5 2Quarterly Report Card of Biotechnology Companies: New Research on Sunshine Heart, Synergetics USA, Syneron Medical, Spectranetics and Thoratec 2Quarterly Report Card of Biotechnology Companies: New Research on Sunshine Heart, Synergetics USA, Syneron Medical, Spectranetics and Thoratec 3Quarterly Report Card of Biotechnology Companies: New Research on Sunshine Heart, Synergetics USA, Syneron Medical, Spectranetics and Thoratec 4Sterlitech Displays Complete CF042 Membrane Test System 2Market Publishers Ltd and DataGroup Booksellers Sign Partnership Agreement 2Market Publishers Ltd and DataGroup Booksellers Sign Partnership Agreement 3
... recommend Corvalen(R) D-Ribose to boost cellular energy, NEW YORK, ... you,could sleep all year and not catch up? That,s how ... there was a good reason to be,exhausted -- five boys ... fix., Then came a sixth son, and she began ...
... System Combines Clinical Benefits of Dual Wavelengths Through ... Time While Providing a Uniform, Safe and Effective ... Treatment - New Offering Signals Company,s Expansion into International Laser ... Lipolysis Market, WESTFORD, Mass., April 28 Cynosure, ...
... Calif., April 28 Aida,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ... its Phase 2 testing results of Rh-Apo2L and,expects to ... announced that the target cancers for the drug have ... targets,that the Company has chosen are ailments which Rh-Apo2L ...
Cached Biology Technology:D-Ribose Helps Energy-Starved Hearts 2Cynosure Introduces Smartlipo MPX(TM) Dual Wavelength Workstation for LaserBodySculpting(SM) 2Cynosure Introduces Smartlipo MPX(TM) Dual Wavelength Workstation for LaserBodySculpting(SM) 3Cynosure Introduces Smartlipo MPX(TM) Dual Wavelength Workstation for LaserBodySculpting(SM) 4Cynosure Introduces Smartlipo MPX(TM) Dual Wavelength Workstation for LaserBodySculpting(SM) 5Aida Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Update on Progress of Rh-Apo2L Testing 2
Polymerase (RNA) II (DNA directed) polypeptide L...
... PI is used in conjuction with Annexin ... the earlier stages of apoptosis (Annexin V ... in later stages of apoptosis or already ... is detected in the orange range of ...
BD Primaria 35 mm Cell Culture Dish with Easy-Grip design, surface-modified polystyrene for enhanced cell culture. (20/sp, 200/ca) Packaging: 20 / sleeve, 500 / case ...
... DNA Polymerase is a premium quality recombinant ... thermostable enzyme is suitable for a wide ... highest purity and reproducible performance, each preparation ... quality control assays. NovaTaq DNA Polymerase possesses ...
Biology Products: