Olfactory coding: revealing intrinsic representations of odors

Curr Biol. 2001 Sep 4;11(17):R687-90. doi: 10.1016/s0960-9822(01)00409-2.


Recent studies have applied optical imaging of intrinsic signals to the rodent olfactory system, providing a unique view of how odorous molecules are represented in the central nervous system.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Odorants
  • Olfactory Pathways / anatomy & histology
  • Olfactory Pathways / physiology*