Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Sense of Taste

  • Taste buds

    Pinky Tripathi Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India   Sense of Taste Acrylic on paper, 72x53cm The sense of taste evolved in the earliest vertebrates, subject to different interpretation by organisms. Taste is mediated through taste buds, each supported by a narrow connective tissue papilla from the underlying tissues through which the taste buds get their nerve…