Olfactory receptor expression (Sense of smell) - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about the olfactory receptor expression (which give us our sense of smell) and neurogenesis (creation of cells) in human olfactory tissue.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Sense of smell

Who Can Participate in the Study?

-Men and women 18+
- Having surgery of a tumor in the skull with removal of the olfactory nerve

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will be asked to have tissue from your nose used for research purposes.

Study Details

Full Title
Olfactory receptor expression in human olfactory tissue
Principal Investigator
Ear, Nose and Throat Doctor
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00088414
Phase N/A
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment
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