The Monell Center is the world’s only independent, non-profit scientific institute dedicated to interdisciplinary basic research on the senses of taste and smell. The Monell Center was instrumental in the formation of STANA.
In response to anecdotal reports of the loss of smell and of taste in people who have tested positive for COVID-19, a group of international smell and taste researchers united to study how, when and why this is happening and what it can tell about the Coronavirus.
Abscent, UK based, provides comprehensive information and tools for people with smell loss. Formed to raise public awareness of smell loss, Abscent seeks to make a difference to the thousands of people who have this life-changing condition.
Fifth Sense is the charity for people affected by smell and taste disorders. Established in 2012 in the UK, their vision is to transform society’s understanding of the importance of the senses of smell and taste and transform the lives of those affected by smell and taste disorders. They provide tools, support and information; promote, facilitate and engage in research and educate people more widely on the role that smell and taste play in peoples’ lives.