Saccule and Utricle

Known as: Utricle and Saccule 
Two membranous sacs within the vestibular labyrinth of the INNER EAR. The saccule communicates with COCHLEAR DUCT through the ductus reuniens, and… (More)
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1967-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Vestibular hair cells have a distinct planar cell polarity (PCP) manifest in the morphology of their stereocilia bundles and the… (More)
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2004
2004
The development of otoconia in the utricular and saccular maculae from initial embryonic formation to adult stages was examined… (More)
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2003
2003
Otoconia are biominerals within the utricle and saccule of the inner ear that are critical for the perception of gravity and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The mammalian inner ear contains two sensory organs, the cochlea and vestibule. Their sensory neuroepithelia are characterized by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Pendred's syndrome is an autosomal-recessive disorder characterized by deafness and goiter. After our recent identification of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The Otx1 and Otx2 genes are two murine orthologues of the Orthodenticle (Otd) gene in Drosophila. In the developing mouse embryo… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The Hmx homeobox gene family is of ancient origin, being present in species as diverse as Drosophila, sea urchin and mammals. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The generation of mice lacking specific neurotrophins permits evaluation of the trophic requirements of particular neuronal… (More)
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1990
1990
Certain hair cells of fish exhibit strong immunoreactivity to an S-100 antibody. By their spatial locations in the utricle and… (More)
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1967
1967
The otolithic membranes of the human saccule and utricle can be prepared as whole mounts or surface specimens for microscopic… (More)
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