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The smell of adrenaline


Adrenaline modulates signaling by the olfactory epithelium. A new study suggests that this effect may result from channel phosphorylation in olfactory receptor neurons.

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Figure 1: The major signaling pathways in olfactory receptor neurons.


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Firestein, S., Menini, A. The smell of adrenaline. Nat Neurosci 2, 106–108 (1999).

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