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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… 
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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… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Cyclic nucleotide-gated (CNG) channels are nonselective cation channels first identified in retinal photoreceptors and olfactory… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
Considerable progress has been made in the understanding of transduction mechanisms in olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs) over the… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
Olfaction begins with the transduction of the information carried by odor molecules into electrical signals in sensory neurons… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Biochemical and electrophysiological studies suggest that odorants induce responses in olfactory sensory neurons via an adenylate… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
SummaryThe neurogenetic process leading to the formation of primary sensory neurons persists into adult life in the olfactory…