The Caenorhabditis elegans seven-transmembrane protein ODR-10 functions as an odorant receptor in mammalian cells

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Zhang, Yinong; Chou, Joseph H.; Bradley, Jonathan; Bargmann, Cornelia I.; Zinn, Kai;
  • Publisher: National Academy of Sciences
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC23737
  • Subject: Caltech Library Services | Biological Sciences

The nematode Caenorhabditis elegans exhibits behavioral responses to many volatile odorants. Chemotaxis toward one such odorant, diacetyl (butanedione), requires the function of a seven-transmembrane receptor protein encoded by the odr-10 gene. To determine directly whe... View more
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