Navigation Links
Olfactory


Olfaction refers to the sense of smell. This sense is mediated by specialized sensory cells of the nasal cavity of vertebrates, and, by analogy, sensory cells of the antennae of invertebrates. For air-breathing animals, the...
Full article >>>

The olfactory system is the sensory system used for olfaction, or the sense of smell. Most mammals and reptiles have two distinct parts to their olfactory system: a main olfactory system and an accessory olfactory system. The...
Full article >>>

Unlike most of our sensory systems that detect only one type of stimuli, our sense of smell works double duty, ... reaction in the olfactory neurons. ...
Full article >>>

olfaction n. The sense of smell. The act or process of smelling. [Latin olfactus , past participle of olfacere , to smell; see olfactory + –ION
Full article >>>

olfactory adj. Of, relating to, or contributing to the sense of smell. ... The cell bodies are situated in the olfactory mucous membrane of the nose. ...
Full article >>>

The olfactory nerve is actually a collection of sensory nerve rootlets that ... Olfactory bulb cells then transmit electrical activity to other parts of the ...
Full article >>>

In all olfactory systems, even in animals as phylogenetically diverse as flies, ... The recognition and conversion of olfactory stimuli begins with the interaction ...
Full article >>>

Olfactory responses in a gustatory organ of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. ... Multiple Receptors: Increased Complexity in Olfactory Coding? ...
Full article >>>

Definition of olfactory from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games.
Full article >>>

Each olfactory receptor cell possesses only one type of odorant receptor, and ... The olfactory system is the first of our sensory systems that has been ...
Full article >>>

Experiment: Olfactory Fatigue ... Students learn how to investigate the olfactory system and then find out how to ... is the story of olfactory sensory cells. ...
Full article >>>

Sema-1a also regulates PN axon targeting in higher olfactory centers. ... Representation of the Glomerular Olfactory Map in the Drosophila Brain ...
Full article >>>

Excitatory Interactions between Olfactory Processing Channels in the Drosophila Antennal Lobe ... Functional Organization of the Drosophila Olfactory System ...
Full article >>>

The olfactory processing we detected parallels processing in the ... Researchers Closer to Learning the Underlying Logic of the Olfactory System (05.23.05) ...
Full article >>>

Olfactory dysfunction can arise from a variety of causes and can profoundly ... Approximately 2 million Americans experience some type of olfactory dysfunction. ...
Full article >>>

Progression of alachlor-induced olfactory tumors in rats is accompanied by ... No olfactory mucosal tumors were observed in any of the mice, although alachlor ...
Full article >>>

... in human olfactory perception, implying that a given set of olfactory receptors activated by ... discrete patches or clusters within glomeruli of the olfactory ...
Full article >>>

Gated currents in isolated olfactory receptor neurons of the ... Trotier D, MacLeod P. Intracellular recordings from salamander olfactory receptor cells. ...
Full article >>>

The mechanism of excitatory olfactory receptor transduction has been intensely studied. ... the other hand, studies on olfactory receptor neurons from a wide ...
Full article >>>

Thus the olfactory granule cells possess an LTS, with intrinsic kinetics that ... The olfactory bulb was isolated, and each hemisphere was hemisected (Mori et al. ...
Full article >>>


'"/>


(Date:4/24/2014)... thought to be boring and irrelevant, could offer an ... , Researcher Dr Milena Furtado, and her team from ... found the heart cell fibroblast is a close relative ... beating heart. , In research published today in ... fibroblasts are unique cells due to their genetic program, ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... of researchers was the first in the world to ... tumour of the jaw. , Ameloblastoma is an odontogenic ... Ameloblastoma is most often found in the posterior of ... resulting in tissue deficiencies in the jaws as well ... could reduce the need for surgery and the recurrence ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... scientist at the University of York reveals that a ... of the nervous system may also play a pivotal ... research team, led by Dr Will Brackenbury, a Medical ... York, has studied how voltage-gated sodium channels assist in ... in the membranes of excitable cells, such as neurons, ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... State University Spokane have developed a new way ... off behind the wheel. , Their recently patented ... more variable in drowsy driversand offers an affordable ... driver drowsiness detection systems. , Van Dongen"Video-based systems ... is drifting out of its lane are cumbersome ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... - Purdue University researchers have developed a way to ... by using tiny gold particles with tails of synthetic ... agricultural and biological engineering, used gold nanoparticles to target ... BRCA1 messenger RNA splice variants, which can indicate the ... these mRNA splice variants in a cell can be ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Boring cells could hold the key to heart disease 2Health News:Breast cancer replicates brain development process 2Health News:WSU innovation improves drowsy driver detection 2Health News:Gold nanoparticles help target, quantify breast cancer segments in a living cell 2
... which comes from the foxglove plant, is normally used to ... the heart and treat heart diseases. The chemical nature of ... University of Wisconsin-Madison to make the drug fight against cancer//., ... works by changing the sugars attached to the drug. By ...
... According to a latest study researchers say health professionals ... manage the risks associated with over the counter drugs. ... one of the most common condition that people choose ... of the other commonly treated ailments include heartburn, migraine, ...
... stutent multi-kinase inhibitors against cancer is undergoing phase 3 ... this years ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology) conference. ... mechanism of action – known as Multi-kinase inhibitors. These ... and are found to be very effective. This two ...
... two different types of low fat, low cholesterol diets researchers ... diet consisting of lean meats and other low fat foods ... percent. However, those who consumed a diet rich in plant-based ... as well, lowering their LDL levels by about 9.4 percent. ...
... Researchers say Kelp seaweed may be the next food ... findings from an animal study conducted at the University ... the seaweed effectively reduced levels of estradiol, // a ... rats. The rats also experienced a lengthening of their ...
... say an indirect CT venography ( CTV ) could identify ... break free, travel to the lung, and block an artery ... arteries are not visible in a commonly used lung scan, ... presence of these blood clots in the lung. ...
Cached Medicine News:
Other medicine dictionary