taste buds


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taste buds

Tiny sensory organs of the tongue and palate.
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In the current study, the mouse antibody HNK-1 stained neurons entering the taste buds, as well as a limited number of putative sensory cells within the taste buds themselves.
Gilbertson suggests that understanding how fat is perceived by the taste buds may prove to be valuable information when designing fat substitutes.
The olfactory receptors in the nasal mucous membrane are probably 10,000 times more sensitive than the taste buds in the mouth.
Showcasing a plethora of the hottest and spiciest foods and beverages, Inferno Fest will test the taste buds of the most fearless food enthusiasts.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 13 (NewsVoir): It's time to lure your taste buds this festive season with the freshest and tastiest "Thick" Shakes at The ThickShake Factory.
Dr Garneau said that the commonly accepted theory has been that the more bumps you have, the more taste buds you have and therefore the more sensitive you are, but no matter how they looked at the data, they couldn't replicate this long held assumption that a high number of papillae equals supertasting.
Awaken his taste buds with something new and exciting.
Old pal Graham Rushworth of Natural Choice, the fruit and vegetable specialist shop in Westbourne Road, Marsh, said my taste buds could be at fault but a more likely explanation was that I had bought one of the first batches of Jersey Royals.
Odds are, your taste buds will pick up the (safe) sugar substitute Splenda.
These delicious additions are set to excite taste buds and give ice cream and dessert lovers a chance to indulge without expanding their waistlines.
At the same time, your tongue's taste-receptor cells (taste buds) kick in.
I can smell the minutest scents, which means my taste buds are equally sensitive.