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Human pheromones and food odors

February 6, 2012 James V. Kohl 0

Comparing the effects of food odors and social odors across species makes it impossible for “pheromone deniers” like Richard Doty and Avery Gilbert to offer a cogent argument against the existence of human pheromones.

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Creating a Myth

April 25, 2011 James V. Kohl 0

Dr. Richard L. Doty markets smell tests and smell testing equipment at He is not familiar with the accurate conceptualization of mammalian pheromones.

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The Great Pheromone Myth (opinion/review)

April 14, 2010 James V. Kohl 0

Dr. Richard L Doty misrepresents the truth about pheromones as he redefines the term in an attempt to convince others that mammalian pheromones do not exist. The truth is that no sensory stimulus from the social environment (e.g, an environment containing other members of the same species) determines anything about mammalian behavior in an invariant way.