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Olfactory/Taste

Could catnip become the new DEET?

The common plant shows promise as a new natural insect repellentCredit: Gallio lab / Northwestern New collaborative research from Northwestern University and Lund University may have people heading to their backyard instead of the…

How SARS-CoV-2 reaches the brain

Credit: Photo: Michael Laue/RKI & Carsten Dittmayer/Charité Using post-mortem tissue samples, a team of researchers from Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin have studied the mechanisms by which the novel coronavirus can reach the…

A measure of smell

Meeting a 100-year-old challenge could lead the way to digital aromas Fragrances - promising mystery, intrigue and forbidden thrills - are blended by master perfumers, their recipes kept secret. In a new study on the sense of smell,…

AJTMH tip sheet for October 2020

Your advance look at two new studies publishing online on Oct. 15, 2020 in The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Your advance look at two new studies publishing online on October 15, 2020 in The American Journal of…