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That’s because the technology needed for observing their colorful neuronal responses already exists, but the technology necessary for mimicking neuronal binding to flying molecules—the chemical sensors to detect our metabolites—is yet to be created.
Intriguingly, ATP is a very abundant metabolite in cells, with a typical concentration of 3-5 millimolar.A Newfound Source of Cellular Order in the Chemistry of Life|Viviane Callier|January 7, 2021|Quanta Magazine
The root microbiome delivers many of its metabolites to a plant’s roots as well as minerals, other nutrients, and beneficial compounds found in the soil.Junk Food Is Bad For Plants, Too - Issue 90: Something Green|Anne Biklé & David R. Montgomery|September 23, 2020|Nautilus
That suggests mom shares her gut metabolites with her young.A mother mouse’s gut microbes help wire her pup’s brain|Carolyn Wilke|September 23, 2020|Science News
“Those metabolites … have an aroma and a flavor,” says Kate Howell, a biochemist at the University of Melbourne in Australia.How does a crop’s environment shape a food’s smell and taste?|Carolyn Beans|September 10, 2020|Science News
The chief metabolite is undoubtedly carbonic acid, and this diffuses very rapidly and is quickly carried away by the blood.