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Vomeronasal organ structure

Known as: Jacobson Organ, Vomeronasal Organs, Vomeronasale, Organum 
An accessory chemoreceptor organ that is separated from the main OLFACTORY MUCOSA. It is situated at the base of nasal septum close to the VOMER and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The vomeronasal organ (VNO) has a key role in mediating the social and defensive responses of many terrestrial vertebrates to… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
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  • Nature Reviews Neuroscience
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 2750272
The chemical senses (smell and taste) have evolved complex repertoires of chemosensory receptors — G-protein coupled receptors… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Several developments during the past 15 years have profoundly affected our understanding of the vomeronasal system (VNS) of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have used gene targeting to generate mice with a homozygous deficiency in trp2, a cation channel expressed in the vomeronasal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In recent years, many soft-chemical reactions of layered perovskites have been reported, and they can be classified into sets of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The vomeronasal organ (VNO) is a chemoreceptive organ that is thought to transduce pheromones into electrical responses that… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The olfactory systems of various species solve the challenging problem of general molecular recognition in widely differing ways… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Mammals have retained two functionally and anatomically independent collections of olfactory neurons located in the main… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The vomeronasal organ (VNO) mediates detection of pheromones related to social and reproductive behavior in most terrestrial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In mammals, olfactory sensory perception is mediated by two anatomically and functionally distinct sensory organs: the main… Expand
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