Latest Taste bud Stories
As stem cell research progresses, scientists are becoming more and more specialized in studying the types of cells and tissues that they generate.
A study of 62 soldiers found that smokers had fewer and flatter taste buds than nonsmokers, researchers in Greece said.
The tongue's ability to differentiate between sweet and bitter tastes may reside in the same taste bud cells, a new study reports.
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