Konstantina Stankovic, MD, PhD, FACS

Bertarelli Foundation Professor and Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery

Human Hair Cell Biology

Iyer, Janani S., Richard Seist, In Seok Moon, and Konstantina M. Stankovic. “Two Photon Fluorescence Microscopy of the Unstained Human Cochlea Reveals Organ of Corti Cytoarchitecture.” Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 15 (2021): 690953.

Jeong, Minjin, Karen E. Ocwieja, Dongjun Han, P. Ashley Wackym, Yichen Zhang, Alyssa Brown, Cynthia Moncada, et al. “Direct SARS-CoV-2 Infection of the Human Inner Ear May Underlie COVID-19-Associated Audiovestibular Dysfunction.” Communications Medicine 1, no. 1 (2021): 44.

Hair Cell Degeneration & Regeneration

Stojkovic, Miodrag, Dongjun Han, Minjin Jeong, Petra Stojkovic, and Konstantina M. Stankovic. “Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells and CRISPR/Cas-Mediated Targeted Genome Editing: Platforms to Tackle Sensorineural Hearing Loss.” Stem Cells (Dayton, Ohio) 39, no. 6 (June 2021): 673–96.

Auditory Nerve Biology & Dysfunction

Seist, Richard, Mingjie Tong, Lukas D. Landegger, Sasa Vasilijic, Hiroshi Hyakusoku, Sachiyo Katsumi, Charles E. McKenna, Albert S. B. Edge, and Konstantina M. Stankovic. “Regeneration of Cochlear Synapses by Systemic Administration of a Bisphosphonate.” Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience 13 (2020): 87.

Wu, Chen-Chi, Aurore Brugeaud, Richard Seist, Hsiao-Chun Lin, Wei-Hsi Yeh, Marco Petrillo, Giovanni Coppola, Albert S. B. Edge, and Konstantina M. Stankovic. “Altered Expression of Genes Regulating Inflammation and Synaptogenesis during Regrowth of Afferent Neurons to Cochlear Hair Cells.” PloS One 15, no. 10 (2020): e0238578.

Noise Induced Hearing Loss

Landegger, Lukas D., Sasa Vasilijic, Takeshi Fujita, Vitor Y. Soares, Richard Seist, Lei Xu, and Konstantina M. Stankovic. “Cytokine Levels in Inner Ear Fluid of Young and Aged Mice as Molecular Biomarkers of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss.” Frontiers in Neurology 10 (2019): 977.