Can neurosphere production help restore inner ear transduction?


T he exquisite sensitivity of the human ear to sound depends on the proper function of mechanosensory hair cells that transduce mechanical stimuli into electrical signals. Sound-induced deflections of bundles of actin-rich microvilli that protrude from the apical surface of hair cells evoke changes in the open probability of nonselective ion channels that… (More)
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0811804106


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