Stability of fungiform papillae pattern in rats

G. Hellekant, Y. Kasahara, S. Harada, M. Grassl, C. Hard Af Segerstad

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A rat has ̃ 180 taste-bud-bearing fungiform papillae which form a unique individual pattern. This study deals with the stability of this pattern. The results indicate that the pattern is stable over at least 1 year.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)411-415
Number of pages5
JournalChemical Senses
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 1987

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    Hellekant, G., Kasahara, Y., Harada, S., Grassl, M., & Segerstad, C. H. A. (1987). Stability of fungiform papillae pattern in rats. Chemical Senses, 12(3), 411-415.