Scientists move closer to artificial noses

Posted By Staff

Date: October 1st, 2008

Category: Uncategorized

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) scientists said Monday they have moved closer to creating “artificial noses,” after finding a way to mass-produce smell receptors in a laboratory. Artificial noses could one day replace dogs that sniff out drugs and explosives, and could have numerous medical applications including identifying diseases that have distinct odors, according to Shuguang Zhang, associate director of MIT’s Center for Biomedical Engineering and senior author of a study on the subject. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceFig Leaves
Bookmark and Share

3 Responses to “Scientists move closer to artificial noses”

  1. Sona Says:

    Michael Jackson will be thrillered.

  2. Anonymous Says:

    all the coke heads will be wanting a new snoot now…besides its not the nose but whats in it that counts.

  3. Anonymous Says:

    im going to get a double nose when they perfect it, that way i can fully enjoy a fart to the maximum

Leave a Reply