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Jun 23, 2016 | 08:01 AM CDT

Monell Center Appoints New Director

Nancy E. Rawson, PhD is Monell Center's new associate director, effective immediately.

Jun 14, 2016 | 11:00 AM CDT

British Society of Flavorists: Amsterdam Table Talk Exhibition 2016

A record number of people attended the British Society of Flavorists' 8th Table Talk exhibition held on March 3, 2016 in the NH Schiphol Hotel at Amsterdam Airport.

Jun 14, 2016 | 10:25 AM CDT

The Society of Flavor Chemists Library Joins the Library of the Chemical Heritage Foundation

The Society of Flavor Chemists moves its newly expanded library of flavor industry publications from the Monell Chemical Senses Center library to the Chemical Heritage Foundation.

Jun 09, 2016 | 03:53 PM CDT

The Sweet Flavor of Innovation: Industry Responds to Sugar Reduction in Formulations

IFF Flavor Modulations

In order to prepare for the upcoming sugar tax in response to global concerns for health and wellness, the flavor industry is attempting to modulate sweet taste formulations without sacrificing taste.

Jun 09, 2016 | 03:49 PM CDT

EY Announces Vigon International’s President, Steve Somers, as the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist

Steve Somers

EY announced their finalists for their annual Entrepreneur of the Year for 2016 in the Greater Philadelphia area.

Jun 08, 2016 | 02:34 PM CDT

Study Connects Olfaction and Neurodegenerative Disease

Olfactory and Neurodegenerative Disease

A study on the relationship between olfactory deterioration and neurodegenerative disease will be addressed by the collaboration between Monell Center and the Brain Health Registry.

Jun 08, 2016 | 01:53 PM CDT

Biological Scent Design

By: Christina Agapakis, Ph.D., Ginkgo Bioworks, Bo…

Cultured ingredients shift the F&F palette for unique collaboration between art and science.

Jun 02, 2016 | 12:03 PM CDT

Patent Pick: Taking Control Over Stevia's Sweetness


Rebaudioside D is in high demand. Just ask any dieter. Its impact on the sweetness of stevia is what drove these innovators to improve controls over its levels during the sweetener's production. This patent explains.

May 31, 2016 | 01:00 PM CDT

Patent Pick: Sul-fruity Surprise in F&F


Sulfur, onion, metallic and. . .tropical fruit? IFF perfumers' noses must have twisted in new directions when they applied for this patent on 2,6-dipropyl-5,6-dihydro-2H-thiopyran-3-carbaldehyde.

May 31, 2016 | 12:32 PM CDT

Patent Pick: Sweet Tea Stands Jasmine Strong


We could all use more balance in our lives, as increased ailments and anxiety in society indicate. Perhaps we could all take a leaf—jasmine leaf, that is—from the pages of these inventors in their patent application for a balanced tea flavor.