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ready Bitter Compounds Database


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BitterDB is a free and searchable database of bitter compounds. Compounds can be searched by name, chemical structure, similarity to other bitter compounds, association with a particular human bitter taste receptor, and so on. The database also contains information on mutations in bitter taste re- ceptors that were shown to influence receptor activation by bitter compounds. The aim of BitterDB is to facilitate studying the chemical features associated with bitterness.


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Created in 2011

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How to cite this record BitterDB; Bitter Compounds Database; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:12 p.m.; Last accessed: Dec 06 2021 9:24 p.m.

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BitterDB: a database of bitter compounds.

Wiener A,Shudler M,Levit A,Niv MY
Nucleic Acids Res 2011

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  • 2007296 (U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF))