The Role of Oxidative Stress in Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

@article{Henderson2005TheRO,
  title={The Role of Oxidative Stress in Noise-Induced Hearing Loss},
  author={Donald Henderson and Eric C. Bielefeld and Kelly C. Harris and Bo Hua Hu},
  journal={Ear and Hearing},
  year={2005},
  volume={27},
  pages={1-19}
}
Modern research has provided new insights into the biological mechanisms of noise-induced hearing loss, and with these new insights comes hope for possible prevention or treatment. Underlying the classic set of cochlear pathologies that occur as a result of noise exposure are increased levels of reactive oxygen species (ROS) that play a significant role in noise-induced hair cell death. Both necrotic and apoptotic cell death have been identified in the cochlea. Included in the current review is… 

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