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What’s better at finding a hidden bomb–a dog, or an electronic chemical detector? Let’s find out.
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Detection of land mines by amplified fluorescence quenching of polymer films: a man-portable chemical sniffer for detection of ultratrace concentrations of explosives emanating from land mines https://www.spiedigitallibrary.org/conference-proceedings-of-spie/4038/0000/Detection-of-land-mines-by-amplified-fluorescence-quenching-of-polymer/10.1117/12.396225.short?SSO=1
Is It Possible to Predict the Odor of a Molecule on the Basis of its Structure?
Odors: from chemical structures to gaseous plumes. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31931034
Vapor Pressure of Hexamethylene Triperoxide Diamine (HMTD) Estimated Using Secondary Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26505487
Prostate cancer and dog sense of smell https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31808627
Sniffing animals as a diagnostic tool in infectious diseases https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31734357
Demining Dogs in Colombia – A Review of Operational Challenges, Chemical Perspectives, and Practical Implications https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27320400
The Limits of Detection https://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/the-limits-of-detection
Sniffing Out Bombs: Canine vs. Machine https://www.wired.com/2002/04/sniffing-out-bombs-canine-vs-machine/
Can next-generation bomb ‘sniffing’ technology outdo dogs on explosives detection?
Dogs Teach Bomb-Sniffing Machines New Tricks [Podcast episode, 2017] https://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode/dogs-teach-bomb-sniffing-machines-new-tricks/
America Is Running Out of Bomb-Sniffing Dogs [2017 article] https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/04/opinion/sunday/bomb-sniffing-dogs-terrorism-security.html
Dog sniffing at the superbowl https://abcnews.go.com/US/mans-best-friend-bomb-sniffing-dogs-securing-super/story?id=68691182
Birds and Dogs: Toward a Comparative Perspective on Odor Use and Detection https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6103309/
Dogs’ olfactory diagnostics applied on human species: state of the art and clinical perspectives. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27598027
Odor Perception by Dogs: Evaluating Two Training Approaches for Odor Learning of Sniffer Dogs https://academic.oup.com/chemse/article/42/5/435/3747759
Olfaction and aging https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/381619
Olfactory Generalization in Detector Dogs https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31546835
When the Nose Doesn’t Know: Canine Olfactory Function Associated With Health, Management, and Potential Links to Microbiota https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5884888/
Explosives-sniffing grasshoppers? https://www.newscientist.com/article/2233645-cyborg-grasshoppers-have-been-engineered-to-sniff-out-explosives/
Sniffer dogs in the melanoma clinic? (This is the first study that indicated dogs might be able to sniff out cancers, but it was a case study) https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(89)92257-5/fulltext
Canine scent detection for the diagnosis of lung cancer in a screening-like situation https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1752-7155/10/4/046003/meta
Conducting polymers in sensor design https://www.intechopen.com/books/conducting-polymers/conducting-polymers-in-sensor-design
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