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Image of the Day: Smell You Later  

By The Scientist Staff | September 5, 2017

Scientists demonstrate that just the right amount of inflammation after an injury to a mouse’s olfactory epithelium is key for regenerating cells important for smell.


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Resurrecting Smells

By The Scientist Staff | November 1, 2016

Visit the Monell Chemical Senses Center in Philadelphia, where researchers are striving to find a cure for anosmia, the loss of a sense of smell.


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Sniffing out Alzheimer’s

By Jef Akst | October 9, 2013

A peanut-butter smell test could help diagnose the neurodegenerative disease in its early stages.

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Get a Whiff of This

By Mary Beth Aberlin | October 1, 2013

An issue devoted to the latest research on how smells lead to actions


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