Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: OU study uses genetics and menthol to examine how the skin senses irritation

(University of Oklahoma) A new University of Oklahoma study could have implications on our understanding of how certain sensory signals are transmitted through the body. An OU experiment led by neuroscientist Christian Lemon, Ph.D., Department of Biology, set out to discover how menthol's irritant sensation is transmitted by the nervous system.