olfactory brain


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Synonyms for olfactory brain

a center in the cerebral hemispheres that governs the sense of smell in lower animals

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Results are sent down the olfactory stalk to what was once called the olfactory brain, an area that is probably the oldest part of the cerebrum.
A new Northwestern Medicine study showed that after the human nose is experimentally blocked for one week, brain activity rapidly changes in olfactory brain regions.
Continuous neurogenesis in the olfactory brain of adult shore crabs, Carcinus maenas.
Processed results are sent down the olfactory stalk to what was once called the olfactory brain, an area that is probably the oldest part of the cerebrum.
The olfactory brain overlaps with the emotional brain, and is believed to have contributed to its evolution," National Geographic News quoted her as saying.