Topic List : Hearing
New version of common antibiotic could eliminate risk of hearing loss, study finds
A study in mice has found that a commonly used antibiotic can be modified to eliminate the risk that it will cause hearing loss.
Bio-X researchers develop new technology to study hearing
Much of what is known about sensory touch and hearing cells is based on indirect observation.
Therapy via iPad aims to help children with cochlear implants
One moment, Lucile Ross, sitting in a highchair, is happily chomping on a fistful of Cheerios.
Listen to this: Research upends understanding of how humans perceive sound
A key piece of the scientific model used for the past 30 years to help explain how humans perceive sound is wrong, according to a new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Long-term hearing loss from loud blasts may be treatable, researchers say
Long-term hearing loss from loud explosions, such as blasts from roadside bombs, may not be as irreversible as previously thought, according to a new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Now hear this: Researchers identify forerunners of inner-ear cells that enable hearing
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have identified a group of progenitor cells in the inner ear that can become the sensory hair cells and adjacent supporting cells that enable hearing.