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Taste Perception MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Taste Perception
Tree Number(s)
F02.463.593.817
Unique ID
D055697
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055697
Annotation
differentiate from TASTE: TASTE PERCEPTION takes place in the brain, TASTE takes place in the mouth
Scope Note
The process by which the nature and meaning of gustatory stimuli are recognized and interpreted by the brain. The five basic classes of taste perception are salty, sweet, bitter, sour and umami.
Entry Term(s)
Gustatory Perception
Gustatory Response
NLM Classification #
WI 212
Previous Indexing
Taste (1964-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009
History Note
2009
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Revision Date
2021/05/12
Taste Perception Preferred
Gustatory Response Related
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