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Olfactory Epithelium

Known as: Sensory olfactory epithelium, Epithelium, Olfactory, Olfactory sensory epithelium 
An epithelium located in the roof, superior conchae, and septum of the nasal cavity. It is formed by ciliated olfactory receptor cells, supporting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The mammalian olfactory system mediates various responses, including aversive behaviours to spoiled foods and fear responses to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The mammalian olfactory system detects chemicals sensed as odours as well as social cues that stimulate innate responses… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS To functionally investigate the distribution of the olfactory epithelium in humans by means of the electro… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The lineage of olfactory neurons has been relatively well characterized at the cellular level, but the genes that regulate the… 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
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The signal elicited by the interaction of odorous ligands with receptors on olfactory sensory neurons must be decoded by the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The mouse Mash-1 gene, like its Drosophila homologs of the achaete-scute complex (AS-C), encodes a transcription factor expressed… 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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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Biochemical and electrophysiological studies suggest that odorants induce responses in olfactory sensory neurons via an adenylate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
SummaryThe neurogenetic process leading to the formation of primary sensory neurons persists into adult life in the olfactory… Expand
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