olfactory organ

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As a bass breathes or swims, water passes through its two paired nares (nostrils) and over its olfactory organs where olfactory receptor cells detect substances.
To understand the mechanisms by which organisms capture odors from the environment, we must study how olfactory organs interact with the water or air around them.
larvae with compara-tively more developed eyes or olfactory organs tend to show slower neuromast development).
The present research explores the changes on the surface ultrastructure of the peripheral olfactory organ for cave fish.
She was snapped rubbing her olfactory organ furiously and we can only imagine she got over-excited with the war paint.
The 13 papers in this collection describe such fish olfaction topics as the development and evolution of the olfactory organ in Gnathostome fish, responses to amino acids in rainbow trout, olfactory discrimination, recordings of stimulated goldfish, cross-adaptation, alarm reactions, solitary chemosensory cells, the Barbel taste system in catfish and goatfish, taste bud cells and their behavior, the role of gustation in comparisons of species based on volumetric brain data, and taste tests for the nine-spined stickleback from the Moscow River and White Sea basins.
Although long believed to be a vestigial olfactory organ of no clinical significance, recent studies have raised questions about its possible role in pheromone communication among humans.
The 125-[micro]M dose resulted in expression in epithelial cells of the developing skin, gill, olfactory organ, digestive tract, liver, pronephric ducts of the pronephros, and in the lateral line neuromasts (Figure 3).
The ability to identify and appreciate flavors comes from the olfactory organ behind the nose.
Palmstrom builds an olfactory organ And on it plays Korf's sneezewort sonata.
Comparison of turnover in the olfactory organ of early juvenile stage and adult Caribbean spiny lobsters.
Christopher Josey was a fine police inspector, awesome on stilts, and Jeremy Huw Williams as the unfortunate KIovalyov deprived of his olfactory organ, was a model of clarity and charismatic stage-presence.
Marine snails have a single olfactory organ that samples water entering through the siphon (2).
Relationship between inhibition of odorant-receptor binding and physiological binary mixture interactions for glutamate, taurine, and 5[prime] AMP receptors in the olfactory organ of the spiny lobster.