Chapter 18. Electrical Signs of Olfactory Transducer Action

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. David Ottoson

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715369.ch18

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Taste and Smell in Vertebrates

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Taste and Smell in Vertebrates

How to Cite

Ottoson, D. (1970) Electrical Signs of Olfactory Transducer Action, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Taste and Smell in Vertebrates (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715369.ch18

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, Kungl. Veterinärhögskolan, Stockholm

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1970

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780700014545

Online ISBN: 9780470715369

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Keywords:

  • odorous substance;
  • olfactory transducer action;
  • radiation theories;
  • sensory cells;
  • mucous layer

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • General Characteristics of the Olfactory Receptor Potential

  • Latency of Response

  • Relation Between Stimulus Quantity and Response Amplitude

  • Summary

  • Discussion

  • References