Jong Hoon Nam

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Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Underestimated sensitivity of mammalian cochlear hair cells due to splay between stereociliary columns
    Jong Hoon Nam
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Electronic address
    Biophys J 108:2633-47. 2015
  2. pmc Microstructures in the organ of Corti help outer hair cells form traveling waves along the cochlear coil
    Jong Hoon Nam
    Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Electronic address
    Biophys J 106:2426-33. 2014
  3. pmc Optimal electrical properties of outer hair cells ensure cochlear amplification
    Jong Hoon Nam
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50572. 2012

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Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Underestimated sensitivity of mammalian cochlear hair cells due to splay between stereociliary columns
    Jong Hoon Nam
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Electronic address
    Biophys J 108:2633-47. 2015
    ..Our results indicate that the generally accepted assumption of parallel stimulation leads to an overestimation of the gating swing and underestimation of the gating spring stiffness by an order of magnitude...
  2. pmc Microstructures in the organ of Corti help outer hair cells form traveling waves along the cochlear coil
    Jong Hoon Nam
    Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Electronic address
    Biophys J 106:2426-33. 2014
    ..The results suggest that the mechanical feedback of outer hair cells, facilitated by the organ of Corti microstructure, can control the tuning and amplification by modulating the cochlear traveling wave...
  3. pmc Optimal electrical properties of outer hair cells ensure cochlear amplification
    Jong Hoon Nam
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50572. 2012
    ..We conclude that the components of OHC forward and reverse transduction are crucial for setting the phase relations needed for amplification...