Smell You Later: Exposure to Smells in Early Infancy can Modulate Adult Behavior (image) University of Fukui Share Print E-Mail Caption Olfactory or smell-based imprinting is known to affect adulthood odor perception and behavior, but how does this happen? Scientists from Japan have now uncovered the molecular mechanism underlying this phenomenon. Credit Hirofumi Nishizumi from University of Fukui Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.