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2010-10-19 07:37:17

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2010-10-18 21:45:25

A team co-led by neuroscientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has shed light -- literally -- on circuitry underlying the olfactory system in mammals, giving us a new view of how that system may pull off some of its most amazing feats.

2010-10-18 13:35:19

Harvard University neurobiologists have created mice that can "smell" light, providing a potent new tool that could help researchers better understand the neural basis of olfaction.

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2010-09-01 10:42:10

It now appears that the malaria mosquito needs more than one family of odor sensors to sniff out its human prey.

2010-08-26 12:30:22

Two new studies reveal that the commonly used insect repellents DEET and citronellal each work through a dual stimulation of insect sensory systems.

2010-07-21 23:42:10

New research, published in the journal Development, by Dr. Anthony-Samuel LaMantia, professor of Pharmacology & Physiology and director of the newly formed GW Institute for Neuroscience, and his colleagues have identified the stem cells that generate three critical classes of nerve cells – olfactory receptors (ORNs), vomeronasal (VRNs) and gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) neurons – that are responsible for enabling animals and humans, to eat, interact socially and reproduce.

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2010-07-20 06:56:43

Popular zinc-based nasal gels and sprays sold over-the-counter as common cold remedies are ineffective, and can even cause the loss of smell.

2010-05-18 15:11:11

Impaired ability to detect odors and irritants 2 years after buildings' collapse.

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2010-05-14 10:25:34

Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have found a specific chemical compound secreted by many predators that makes mice behave fearfully.

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2010-04-28 12:00:33

Whether different odors can be quickly distinguished depends on certain synapses in the brain that inhibit nerve stimulation.


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