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How might fragrance designers benefit from an understanding of how the shape of an odorant stimuilates a receptor? PLEASE!!! I'm completeing another C^3 assignment and its due tomorrow so i could really use the help!

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  1. that or if you could answer this one:
    How is the receptorodorant relationship similar to an enzyme substrate relationship? either one would be nice.

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  2. We smell an odor when the fragrance fits into the "hole" in the nasal passage. If the fragrance doesn't fit into the receptor we can't "smell" it.

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