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chemosensory

 [ke″mo-sen´so-re]
relating to the perception of chemical substances, as in odor detection.

chemosensory

/che·mo·sen·sory/ (-sen´sah-re) relating to the perception of chemicals, as in odor detection.

chemosensory

(kē′mō-sĕn′sə-rē, kĕm′ō-)
adj.
Relating to the perception of a chemical stimulus by sensory means. Used especially of olfactory reception.

chemosensory

an organ or structure that is able to detect the presence of specific chemicals.

chemosensory

relating to the perception of chemical substances, as in odor detection.
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Table 1 Response of whale sharks to chemosensory stimulus plumes Model AIC1 Score Log-likelihood Ratio Krill homogenate--Behavior Plume treatment 255.
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Content covers: chemicals producing sensory response; sensory response associated with chemicals; neuroimaging of chemosensory function; chemoreception mechanisms; multisensory perception; memory and chemo-perception; and, flavor and hedonics.
The larval chemosensory response depends on the concentration of these inductive substances.
A lobster's antennules, the extraordinarily sensitive chemosensory organs that protrude from its head, are responsible for the crustacean's superb sense of smell.
The overall goal of this research project is to provide improved understanding of the combined impacts of climate change and pollutants on the chemosensory system of marine organisms, focusing on ecologically and economically important crustaceans.
Insight into the chemotaxis of Caenorhabditis elegans toward pathogenic Bacillus thuringiensis Strain 4A4 using chemosensory deficient nematodes, Belmont University, Nashville, Tennessee.
Most of these channels were annotated as being from the degenerin/epithelial sodium channel family or the G-protein-coupled receptor family; proteins from these families can have chemosensory functions.