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    Isolating Taste Buds and Taste Cells from Vallate Papillae of C57BL/6J Mice for Detecting Transmitter Secretion
    Authors:  Anthony Y. Huang and Sandy Y. Wu, date: 06/05/2016, view: 8209, Q&A: 0
    [Abstract] Mouse is a well-accepted model for studying taste bud function. Mice readily detect and respond to taste substances that humans consider to have sweet, bitter, salty, sour and umami taste qualities. A great deal of recent research on taste receptors is based on this species. Live mice are needed for these experiments because no alternative in ...

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