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ecological social neurogenic niche

June 1, 2012 James V. Kohl 0

As readers learn more about adaptive evolution, I hope they will return to to learn what additional progress is being made in detailing how olfaction and odor receptors provide a clear evolutionary trail that can be followed from unicellular organisms to insects to humans.

A thought experiment

May 29, 2012 James V. Kohl 0

I may be confused about proximate and ultimate cause, especially if the role of transgenerational epigenetic inheritance is not central to the extended evolutionary synthesis. […]

No New Neurons for Smell?

May 29, 2012 James V. Kohl 0

Any study that indicates no olfactory bulb neurogenesis occurs in adult humans argues against the design in biology that ensures the plasticity of our brain-directed behavioral response to novel stimuli in our environment…