Morphological evidence for two types of Mammalian vomeronasal system.

@article{Takigami2004MorphologicalEF,
  title={Morphological evidence for two types of Mammalian vomeronasal system.},
  author={Shu Takigami and Yuji Mori and Yoshikuni Tanioka and Masumi Ichikawa},
  journal={Chemical senses},
  year={2004},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={
          301-10
        }
}
The vomeronasal (VN) systems of rodents and opossums are of the segregated type, i.e alpha-subtype G protein Gi2- or Go-expressing VN neurons, which are sensory cells, project discretely to the rostral or caudal region of the accessory olfactory bulb (AOB). Although this zone-specific projection is believed to be a common feature for processing pheromones in mammals, we previously found a uniform-type VN system in goat in which only Gi2-expressing VN axons terminate at the AOB. In most mammals… Expand
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