Tutorials on  SMELL  and  TASTE 

Check out what's new in smell or try the taste pages for information, ideas and latest research. All the facts and some myths.

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Current Research in my lab

proboscis monkey Olfactory function in humans
How and why do we smell? We record the function of the human olfactory system using EEG electrodes placed around the bridge of the nose and over the scalp. Good for objective smell tests and many other applications.

  Using smell therapeutically. Certain smells affect us and we can take therapeutic and medical advantage of this.


 Anosmia [An(no)-osmia (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.

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