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In contrast to hematopoietic stem cells, positive results have been limited with the intrathecal transfusion of olfactory cells, previously isolated and cultured from the patient's nasal tissue.
Scientists from the caesar research centre in Bonn, an Institute of the Max Planck Society, have now discovered that sperm do not function like olfactory cells - a finding that raises doubt on the assumption that scents play a role in fertilisation.
Olfactory cells in the nasal lining, or epithelium, don't proliferate by dividing.
The furry feline that occupies your house has a whopping 60-to-80 million olfactory cells compared to a human's five-to-20 million cells.
This article's purpose is to provide brief synopses of some of these surgeries involving transplantation of various stem or olfactory cells.