Recommended Readings: Leslie Vosshall Ph.D. Nov 30, 2009

Monday Lecture


Olfaction: From Perception to Receptors

Leslie Vosshall PhD

Chemers Family Associate Professor; Investigator HHMI
Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior

The Rockefeller University

Nov. 30, 2009

Welch Hall, Level Two   4 p.m.

Recommended Articles:

 Su CY, Menuz K, Carlson JR.   2009.  Olfactory Perception: Receptors, Cells, and Circuits.  CELL  139(1): 45-59

  Wilson RI .  2008. Neural and behavioral mechanisms of olfactory perception. CURRENT OPINION IN NEUROBIOLOGY  18(4): 408-412

 Gottfried JA.  2008.  Perceptual and Neural Plasticity of Odor Quality Coding in the Human Brain.  CHEMOSENSORY PERCEPTION   1(2): 127-135    Request article from Markus Library.

Benton R, Sachse S, Michnick S, Vosshall L.  2006  Atypical membrane topology and heteromeric function of Drosophila odorant receptors in vivo.  PLoS Biology  4(2):240-257   

 Gottfried JA, Dolan RJ. 2003.  The nose smells what the eye sees: Crossmodal visual facilitation of human olfactory perceptionNEURON   39(2): 375-386

Ha TS, Smith DP.  2009.  Odorant and pheromone receptors in insects. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience.  3:10.

Menashe I, Abaffy T, Hasin Y, Goshen S, Yahalom V, Luetje CW, Lancet D.  2007.  Genetic elucidation of human hyperosmia to isovaleric acid. PLoS Biology  5(11):e284.

Yannis Michalakis & François Renaud.  2009.  Malaria: Evolution in vector control. Nature 462, 298-300