Jennifer Pluznick

You smell with your body, not just your nose

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Do your kidneys have a sense of smell? Turns out, the same tiny scent detectors found in your nose are also found in some pretty unexpected places — like your muscles, kidneys and even your lungs. In this quick talk (filled with weird facts), physiologist Jennifer Pluznick explains why they're there and what they do.

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Jennifer Pluznick · Physiologist

Jennifer Pluznick is on a mission to find out more about olfactory and other sensory receptors.

Jennifer Pluznick is on a mission to find out more about olfactory and other sensory receptors.