Domenico M Guarascio et al.
The Journal of physiology, 599(15), 3697-3714 (2021-06-06)
Taste transduction occurs in taste buds in the tongue epithelium. The Ca2+ -activated Cl- channels TMEM16A and TMEM16B play relevant physiological roles in several sensory systems. Here, we report that TMEM16A, but not TMEM16B, is expressed in the apical part