Effects of Unilateral Acoustic Trauma on Tinnitus-Related Spontaneous Activity in the Inferior Colliculus

@article{Ropp2014EffectsOU,
  title={Effects of Unilateral Acoustic Trauma on Tinnitus-Related Spontaneous Activity in the Inferior Colliculus},
  author={Tessa-Jonne F. Ropp and Kerrie L. Tiedemann and Eric D Young and Bradford J. May},
  journal={Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology},
  year={2014},
  volume={15},
  pages={1007-1022}
}
This study describes the long-term effects of sound-induced cochlear trauma on spontaneous discharge rates in the central nucleus of the inferior colliculus (ICC). As in previous studies, single-unit recordings in Sprague–Dawley rats revealed pervasive increases in spontaneous discharge rates. Based on differences in their sources of input, it was… CONTINUE READING