Example sentences for: papillae

How can you use “papillae” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Many people who can taste propylthiouracil are also ‘supertasters’—they have more fungiform papillae, structures containing taste buds, on their tongues than non-tasters (Figure 2).

  • Fungiform papillae are located on the anterior two-thirds of the tongue and typically contain 1-2 taste buds each.

  • Forty micron thick rat sections containing circumvallate papillae were exposed to either anti-IP 3 R1, anti-IP 3 R2, or anti-IP 3 R3 antibodies and appropriate secondary antibodies.

  • Sections from rat circumvallate papillae were incubated with primary antibodies overnight at 4°C.

  • Thus T1R2 and T1R3 were coexpressed in circumvallate and foliate taste buds but not in fungiform papillae [ 6 ] , while sweeteners elicited stronger responses in the CT than in the NG.

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