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Genetically engineered mice reveal mechanism of sour taste. [Credit: Nancy R. Gough, BioSerendipity, LLC]

Liman Lab Reveals Mechanism of Sour Taste

Lab at USC definitively establishes the proton ion channel OTOP1 as a sour taste sensor.

Sour taste perception video highlighting the research of the Liman Lab at the University of Southern California
Sour taste perception video highlighting the research of the Liman Lab at the University of Southern California
Find out how the tongue responds to sour tastes in the Sour Taste Perception Video

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