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Olfactory Receptor Cells

Known as: receptors smell, Receptor Neuron, Olfactory, Neurons, Olfactory Receptor 
Neurons in the OLFACTORY EPITHELIUM with proteins (RECEPTORS, ODORANT) that bind, and thus detect, odorants. These neurons send their DENDRITES to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
A key obstacle to understanding neural circuits in the cerebral cortex is that of unraveling the diversity of GABAergic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In insects, each olfactory sensory neuron expresses between one and three ligand-binding members of the olfactory receptor (OR… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Summary In Drosophila, ∼50 classes of olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs) send axons to 50 corresponding glomeruli in the antennal… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs) convey chemical information into the brain, producing internal representations of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Insects provide an attractive system for the study of olfactory sensory perception. We have identified a novel family of seven… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Considerable progress has been made in the understanding of transduction mechanisms in olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs) over the… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Olfaction begins with the transduction of the information carried by odor molecules into electrical signals in sensory neurons… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We have developed a genetic approach to visualize axons from olfactory sensory neurons expressing a given odorant receptor, as… 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