Spontaneous and electrically induced movements of ampullary kinocilia and stereovilli.

@article{Rsch1990SpontaneousAE,
  title={Spontaneous and electrically induced movements of ampullary kinocilia and stereovilli.},
  author={Alfons R{\"u}sch and Ulrich Thurm},
  journal={Hearing research},
  year={1990},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={247-63}
}
In the transparent vestibular organ of young eels, isolated in toto, movements of individual kinocilia and hair bundles of the frontal ampulla were recorded by photodiodes and a video system. Flagella-like oscillations of kinocilia occurred spontaneously when preparations deteriorated and could be induced regularly in fresh preparations by pressing onto the… CONTINUE READING