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PTC: Genes and Bitter Taste

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Date Added to MERLOT: October 04, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 27, 2013
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Submitter : Jim Bidlack

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The University of Utah's Genetic Science Learning Center provides a wonderful site discussing PTC, the PTC gene and the evolutionary history of bitter taste. There are also two links that students may click to listen to Dr. Stephen Wooding, Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, exchange... More

Keywords:
PTC gene, TAS2R38, alleles, phenylthiocarbamide, bitter taste, PTC, phenylthiourea, poisonous plants

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division
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Language: English
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