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Odor here, odor there: chemosensation and reproductive function

Nature Neuroscience volume 8, pages 16371638 (2005) | Download Citation

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Pheromones acting through the vomeronasal system influence sexual behavior and neuroendocrine function. Two new studies show that the main olfactory system also contributes to behavioral and possibly endocrine regulation.

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  1. E.B. Keverne is in the Sub-department of Animal Behaviour, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 8AA, UK. ebk10@cam.ac.uk

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