Physiopathologie de la gustation et cancer

Abstract

The sense of taste is mediated by groups of cells called taste buds, mainly situated on the tongue, which sample concentrations of a large number of small molecules dissolved in saliva and send information to taste centres in the brainstem and then to the cortex. In addition to signal transduction by taste buds, it is also clear that the sense of smell… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10269-009-1045-1

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