Olfaction: From Receptors to Perception
Friday, March 9, 2007
Caspary Auditorium 3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Tea at 3:15 p.m. in the Abby Lounge
Recommended Review Article
Bargmann, C. I. (2006).Comparative chemosensation from receptors to ecology. Nature 444:295-301.
Benton, R. and Sachse, S. and Michnick, S. W. and Vosshall, L. B. (2006). Atypical membrane topology and heteromeric function of Drosophila odorant receptors in vivo. PLoS Biology 4:240-257.
Couto, A. and Alenius, M. and Dickson, B. J. (2005).Molecular, anatomical, and functional organization of the Drosophila olfactory system. Current Biology 15:1535-1547.
Fishilevich, E. and Vosshall, L. B. (2005).Genetic and functional subdivision of the Drosophila antennal lobe. Current Biology 15:1548-1553.
Hallem, E. A. and Ho, M. G. and Carlson, J. R. (2004).The molecular basis of odor coding in the drosophila antenna. Cell 117:965-979.
Jones, W. D. and Cayirlioglu, P. and Kadow, I. G. and Vosshall, L. B. (2007).Two chemosensory receptors together mediate carbon dioxide detection in Drosophila. Nature 445:86-90.
Keller, A. and Vosshall, L.B. (2003).Decoding olfaction in Drosophila. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 13:103-110.
Kreher, S. A. and Kwon, J. Y. and Carlson, J. R. (2005).The molecular basis of odor coding in the Drosophila larva. Neuron 46:445-456.
Malnic, B. and Godfrey, P. A. and Buck, L. B. (2004).The human olfactory receptor gene family. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 101:2584-2589.