Smell receptors in the skin…and scents stimulating wound healing?

Researchers from Bochum detect olfactory receptors in the skin : Receptor accelerates cell division and migration Sandalwood scent facilitates wound healing and skin regeneration Skin cells possess an olfactory receptor for sandalwood scent, as researchers at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum have discovered. Their data indicate that the cell proliferation increases and wound healing improves if those receptors are activated.

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Smell receptors in the skin…and scents stimulating wound healing?

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