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Review Article Volume 8 Issue 5

The Scent of Neurogenesis: Refurbish Your Brain the Pleasurable Way

Sharadendu Bali*

Professor General Surgery, TMMC, TMU, Moradabad, UP, India

*Corresponding Author: Sharadendu Bali, Professor General Surgery, TMMC, TMU, Moradabad, UP, India.

Received: March 25, 2024; Published: April 04, 2024


Neurogenesis in adult mammals is prominently observed in two specific brain regions: the subventricular zone (SVZ) and the subgranular zone (SGZ) of the hippocampal dentate gyrus. Neurons born in the SVZ migrate through the rostral migratory stream (RMS) to the olfactory bulb (OB), where they differentiate into interneurons. This migration is important for the sustenance and functional adaptation of the olfactory system, which is unique in its constant turnover of sensory receptor cells. The olfactory system, by its very design, maintains a direct link with the areas of the brain responsible for controlling various behaviors and emotional responses, making it a key component in the sensory-behavioral paradigm influencing adult neurogenesis. This discussion explores the mechanisms through which odors may influence the regeneration and migration of neuronal stem cells to the olfactory bulb (OB) and, consequently, affect neurogenesis.

 Keywords: Rostral Migratory Stream; Neural Stem Cells; Neurogenesis; Fragrance; Aromatherapy


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Citation: Sharadendu Bali. “The Scent of Neurogenesis: Refurbish Your Brain the Pleasurable Way”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 8.5 (2024): 02-11.


Copyright: © 2024 Sharadendu Bali. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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