Annual Reports

Partners in Transforming World Health

Monell’s 2023 annual report centers our ever-evolving partnerships with academia and industry, expanding the scientific enterprise in exciting new directions and creating solutions that improve health and well-being for all.

  • Evolving Science, Scientists, and Spaces
  • Smell and Taste Loss at the Molecular Level
  • Validating SCENTinel™ for Population-Wide Screening for Smell Function
  • What Happens When a Medicine Tastes Too Good?
  • The Molecular Basis for Alkaline Taste
  • Artificial Intelligence Model Beats Humans at Describing Odors
  • The 2022-2023 Honor Roll of Donors

Bringing Legacy to Life

Monell’s 2022 annual report highlights our researchers, partners, and supporters who are bonded by the shared efforts to advance scientific discovery.

  • Propelling Monell Into Its Next Half-Century
  • Tackling the Loss of Smell and Taste Through COVID-19 and Beyond
  • Linking Taste and Smell to Health and Disease
  • Improving World Health Through Sensory Nutrition
  • The Perception of Scent
  • Partners in Translating Bold Science Into Better Health
  • The 2021-2022 Honor Roll of Donors

Seizing the Moment

Our 2021 Annual Report describes Monell’s research on the many ways the chemical senses affect our lives and our health, at a defining moment in time for taste and smell research.

  • A Message from Leadership
  • Monell: Sentinel of Global Health and Well-Being (COVID-19 Overview)
  • Our Research Aims
  • Partners in Transforming the Future of World Health
  • Financials
  • Meet Our Supporters
  • Our People

Past Editions


Making Sense of the World

  • A Message from Leadership
  • The Year of Taste & Smell (COVID-19 Overview)
  • Our Research Aims
  • Partnerships Solving New Challenges for Science Society


Expedition Monell: Improving Global Health

  • Exploring Taste and Smell in Sickness and in Health
  • The Big Data Approach – Matching Taste Preferences to Make Healthier Food Choices
  • The Road to Regeneration
  • Power in Partnerships