Pheromones and the VNO

Jim Kohl jkohl at vegas.infi.net
Mon Aug 5 08:08:48 EST 1996


In article <4u23mu$cpj at dfw-ixnews2.ix.netcom.com>, bcb56 at ix.netcom.co 
says...
>
>I read an article recently on pheromones and the VNO.  Are pheromones
>the only chemicals that stimulate this site?  Also is this site
>strictly a receptor for chemicals that stimulate mating instincts and
>the reproductive system or can it be a pathway for other chemical
>stimulus?

It is generally agreed that the VNO is a pheromone processing structure, 
and that its main function is to help ensure properly timed reproductive 
sexual behavior.

If you want more information about pheromones and the VNO, please take a 
look at my web site.

Jim Kohl
http://www.pheromones.com




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