Dulcin and Saccharin Taste in Squirrel Monkeys, Rats, and Men

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Science  22 Oct 1965:
Vol. 150, Issue 3695, pp. 506-507
DOI: 10.1126/science.150.3695.506


In a taste-preference comparison of sweetening agents, men reacted positively to two nonnutritive sweeteners, dulcin and sodium saccharin; rats preferred only saccharin and squirrel monkeys, only dulcin.