Olfactory Perception in Migrating Salmon

  title={Olfactory Perception in Migrating Salmon},
  author={David R. Idler and U. H. M. Fagerlund and Helen Mayoh},
  journal={The Journal of General Physiology},
  pages={889 - 892}
The properties of a repellent for migrating salmon present in mammalian skin are discussed. l-Serine which is present in the washings of human skin has been shown to have repellent activity at extremely high dilution.