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Molecular Vibration-Sensing Component in Human Olfaction

  • Simon Gane equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Simon Gane, Dimitris Georganakis, Klio Maniati

    Affiliation: Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, University College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Dimitris Georganakis equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Simon Gane, Dimitris Georganakis, Klio Maniati

    Affiliation: Vioryl S.A., Afidnes, Greece

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  • Klio Maniati equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Simon Gane, Dimitris Georganakis, Klio Maniati

    Affiliation: Neurobiology Division, Biomedical Sciences Research Centre “Alexander Fleming”, Vari, Greece

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  • Manolis Vamvakias,

    Affiliation: Vioryl S.A., Afidnes, Greece

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  • Nikitas Ragoussis,

    Affiliation: Vioryl S.A., Afidnes, Greece

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  • Efthimios M. C. Skoulakis,

    Affiliation: Neurobiology Division, Biomedical Sciences Research Centre “Alexander Fleming”, Vari, Greece

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  • Luca Turin mail

    turin@fleming.gr

    Affiliation: Neurobiology Division, Biomedical Sciences Research Centre “Alexander Fleming”, Vari, Greece

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  • Published: January 25, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055780

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 01 Feb 2013 at 23:39 GMT

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Title: “'Quantum Sense Of Smell' Theory Gains Traction | Popular Science”
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Title: “Today's physics news: 'Quantum smell' idea gets a boost, but remains controversial”
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Title: “Vibration plays role in smell, scientists say”
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Title: “Secret of scent lies in molecular vibrations”
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Title: “Controversial theory of smell given a boost | Chemistry World”
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Title: “Study Bolsters Quantum Vibration Scent Theory: Scientific American”
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Title: “BBC News - 'Quantum smell' idea gains ground”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 08 Feb 2013 at 21:44 GMT

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