Media Mentions

Sound and scent are synonymous—after all, the language of “notes,” “compositions," and “accords” is applied to both. But with the rise of audio branding, everything from ASMR to podcasts and curated soundtracks are being interwoven with the medium. Following their signed partnership earlier this year,...

Monell Chemical Senses Center alonsgide colleagues from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Ohio State University and the University of Florida is set to host Towards Universal Chemosensory Testing event both in-person and virtually on November 5-7, 2023. The overarching goal to involve multiple stakeholders to develop...

You know the smell of warm, buttered popcorn. A crisp autumn day. The pungent, somewhat sweet scent that precedes rain. But could you begin to describe these aromas in detail? Or compare them? Your nose has some 400 olfactory receptors that do the work of...

Due to the pandemic, “many people found it scientifically interesting to focus their research on smell,” said Valentina Parma, the assistant director of the Monell Chemical Senses Center, a nonprofit research institute in Philadelphia. By one account, NIH funding of anosmia research nearly doubled between...