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Olfactory system

The olfactory fingerprint of the person in the middle remains consistent, even after 30 days (right), but is very different from that of another person (left)
29.06.2015

Weizmann Institute Scientists develop an “olfactory fingerprint” test that may do more than just identify individuals

smoked fish
12.11.2014

Volunteers smoked less after a night of olfactory conditioning

 

Call in the Taste Tailors
20.08.2003

Why taste and smell differ among individuals – and how industry may profit

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How Humans Lost Their Scents
01.03.2003
In at least one type of endeavor, humans can’t even begin to compete with their best friends. Dogs can be trained...
How the Nose Knows
01.07.1999
Whether sniffing flowers, fresh-baked bread or the fumes of a passing automobile, the human olfactory system is an...