Anatomical and molecular consequences of Unilateral Naris Closure on two populations of olfactory sensory neurons expressing defined odorant receptors

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Molinas , Adrien; Aoudé , Imad; Soubeyre , Vanessa; Tazir , Bassim; Cadiou , Hervé; Grosmaitre , Xavier;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2016.05.027
  • Subject: occlusion alters | Anatomy | Sensory deprivation | bulb | plasticity | gene-expression | protein immunoreactivity | Transduction proteins | [ SDV.NEU.NB ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Neurons and Cognition [q-bio.NC]/Neurobiology | mouse | system | Main olfactory epithelium | deprivation | epithelium | map | Odorant receptor | Expression levels

International audience; Mammalian olfactory sensory neurons (OSNs), the primary elements of the olfactory system, are located in the olfactory epithelium lining the nasal cavity. Exposed to the environment, their lifespan is short. Consequently, OSNs are regularly regen... View more
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