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    1. Neuroscience

    A social chemosignaling function for human handshaking

    Idan Frumin et al.
    After shaking hands with a stranger, human volunteers often subliminally bring their hand to their nose and sniff it, possibly to collect important olfactory information.
    1. Neuroscience

    Social Chemosignaling: The scent of a handshake

    Gün R Semin, Ana Rita Farias
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    1. Neuroscience

    Unexplained repeated pregnancy loss is associated with altered perceptual and brain responses to men’s body-odor

    Liron Rozenkrantz et al.
    Women with unexplained miscarriages have an altered behavioral and brain response to men's body-odor, and this may reflect a factor in their condition.
    1. Neuroscience

    Pregnancy Loss: A possible link between olfaction and miscarriage

    Neven Borak, Johannes Kohl
    Unexplained repeated pregnancy loss is associated with an altered perception of male odors and differences in brain regions that process smells.
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  1. February 2015

    Episode 18: February 2015

    In this episode we hear about TB, HIV, social behaviour in ants, genetics in baboons and a surprising twist to the handshake.

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