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The Temporal Automated System for Taste Experiments (TASTE).
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15190702     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe a new, open flow device for presenting taste stimuli to human subjects under controlled conditions of timing. The device delivers each stimulus as a mist to the participant's tongue through one of 16 nozzles attached to a linear slide. Software controls the position of the slide, the duration of the stimulus, and the duration of the pre- and poststimulus water rinses and records the responses of the participant. Temporal characteristics of this system make it especially applicable to studies on the role of attention in taste perception.
Amir Ashkenazi; Michael Fritz; John Buckley; Lawrence E Marks
Publication Detail:
Type:  Evaluation Studies; Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Behavior research methods, instruments, & computers : a journal of the Psychonomic Society, Inc     Volume:  36     ISSN:  0743-3808     ISO Abbreviation:  Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput     Publication Date:  2004 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-06-11     Completed Date:  2004-08-03     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8413015     Medline TA:  Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  83-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
John B. Pierce Laboratory, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Equipment Design
Flavoring Agents / administration & dosage
Infusion Pumps
Psychology, Experimental / instrumentation*,  methods
Psychophysics / instrumentation*,  methods
Taste / physiology*
Time Factors
Grant Support
5R01 DC00271-16/DC/NIDCD NIH HHS
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Flavoring Agents

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