Check out what's new in smell
or try the
taste pages for information, ideas
and latest research. All the facts and some myths.
(smell) Gk.] site has been created for those who have lost
their sense of smell (and taste)
or have a reduced sense of smell (hyposmia). Also, check out
FifthSenseUK and follow
@ForgottenSense and @FifthSenseUK on Twitter.
Olfactory function in humans
and why do we smell? We record the function of the human olfactory
system using electrodes placed around the bridge of the nose.
Good for objective smell tests and many other applications.
Smell perception. We are studying the physiological
vs. psychological response to odours. Are good & bad odours
rated differently by the brain?
Using smell therapeutically Smell certainly affects us,
and we can take therapeutic,
and even, medical advantage of this. Research continues.