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Odorants

Known as: Odorant 
The volatile portions of chemical substances perceptible by the sense of smell.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2019
Review
2019
One of the recently emerging topics in biotechnology is natural receptors including G protein-coupled receptors, ligand-gated ion… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The human sense of smell gradually decreases with age. Olfactory impairment or poor sense of smell affects up to 25% of U.S… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Gas chromatography-olfactometry-mass spectrometry (GC-O-MS) is a combination of gas chromatography-olfactometry (GC-O) and gas… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Sensory coding represents a basic principle of all phyla in nature: species attempt to perceive their natural surroundings and to… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Despite certain quantum concepts, such as superposition states, entanglement, ‘spooky action at a distance’ and tunnelling… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BackgroundOlfaction is a versatile sensory mechanism for detecting thousands of volatile odorants. Although molecular basis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Fruit flies are attracted by a diversity of odors that signal the presence of food, potential mates, or attractive egg-laying… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Olfaction is a versatile and sensitive mechanism for detecting volatile odorants. We show that the nematode C. elegans detects… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The mechanisms by which mammals discriminate a vast array of diverse odors are poorly understood. To gain insight into the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The mammalian olfactory system can recognize and discriminate a large number of different odorant molecules. The detection of… Expand
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