Olfactory study: Human pheromones


Recent work suggests that short-chain aliphatic acids in vaginal secretions may play a role of pheromones in primates, including humans. An experiment was conducted with 3 women to determmine the odor composition of vaginal secretions before and after coitus. Prior to coitus they refrained from sexual activities for 48 hours, did not use a vaginal douche… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00667380


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