Genomes and Genes
Summary: The sensation of sound.
Publications259 found, 100 shown here
- Plasticity in membrane cholesterol contributes toward electrical maturation of hearingSnezana Levic
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Program in Communication Science, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, California 95618, USA
J Biol Chem 286:5768-73. 2011..Collectively, these findings provide evidence that developmental plasticity of lipid microdomains and the ensuing changes in K(+) currents are important determinants of one of the hallmarks in the maturation of hearing.
- Relation of distortion product otoacoustic emission with tinnitusMazita Ami
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Laryngoscope 118:712-7. 2008..To investigate cochlear outer hair cell function based on distortion product otoacoustic emission (DPOAE) in patients with tinnitus...
- Relationship between loudness growth function and auditory steady-state response in normal-hearing subjectsMikael Ménard
Universite de Lyon, Lyon F 69003, France
Hear Res 235:105-13. 2008..ASSR amplitudes were compared to the perceived loudness level at frequencies of 500 and 2000Hz in 11 normal-hearing subjects. As a first step, loudness growth function was estimated for the two test frequencies...
- Design and fabrication of multichannel cochlear implants for animal researchStephen J Rebscher
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Epstein Laboratory, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0526, United States
J Neurosci Methods 166:1-12. 2007..Studies using these scale model arrays will improve our understanding of how these devices function in human subjects and how we can best optimize future cochlear implants...
- Influence of music and music preference on acceptable noise levels in listeners with normal hearingSusan Gordon-Hickey
University of South Alabama, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Mobile, AL 36688, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 18:417-27. 2007..Therefore, music appeared to be processed differently as a background noise than twelve-talker babble...
- Hearing visual motion in depthNorimichi Kitagawa
Department of Psychology, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1 1, Minami Osawa, Hachioji shi, Tokyo 192 0397, Japan
Nature 416:172-4. 2002..The results provide psychophysical evidence that, for processing of motion in depth, the auditory system responds to both auditory changing intensity and visual motion in depth...
- Two interdependent TRPV channel subunits, inactive and Nanchung, mediate hearing in DrosophilaZhefeng Gong
Biology Department, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, USA
J Neurosci 24:9059-66. 2004b>Hearing in Drosophila depends on the transduction of antennal vibration into receptor potentials by ciliated sensory neurons in Johnston's organ, the antennal chordotonal organ...
- Musical experience and the aging auditory system: implications for cognitive abilities and hearing speech in noiseAlexandra Parbery-Clark
Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e18082. 2011..Although aging is generally accompanied by hearing loss, this perceptual decline cannot fully account for the difficulties experienced by older adults for hearing ..
- A TRPV family ion channel required for hearing in DrosophilaJanghwan Kim
Department of Genetics, Hanwha Chemical Co R and D Center, Sinsung dong, Yusung Gu, Daejeon 305 345, Korea
Nature 424:81-4. 2003..Antennal sound-evoked potentials are completely absent in mutants lacking Nan, showing that it is an essential component of the chordotonal mechanotransducer...
- Expression of a potassium current in inner hair cells during development of hearing in miceC J Kros
Department of Physiology, School of Medical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
Nature 394:281-4. 1998..This change in potassium channel expression turns the inner hair cell from a regenerative, spiking pacemaker into a high-frequency signal transducer...
- Ontogenetic development of auditory sensitivity and sound production in the squeaker catfish Synodontis schoutedeniWalter Lechner
University of Vienna, Department of Behavioural Biology, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
BMC Biol 8:10. 2010Surveys of ontogenetic development of hearing and sound production in fish are scarce, and the ontogenetic development of acoustic communication has been investigated in only two fish species so far...
- Hearing illusory sounds in noise: the timing of sensory-perceptual transformations in auditory cortexLars Riecke
Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Neuron 64:550-61. 2009..Such fluctuations could facilitate stable hearing of fragmented sounds in natural environments.
- Temporal integration vs. parallel processing: coping with the variability of neuronal messages in directional hearing of insectsB Ronacher
Department of Biology, Humboldt University, D 10099 Berlin, Germany
Eur J Neurosci 12:2147-56. 2000..Using the directional hearing of the grasshopper Chorthippus biguttulus (Ch...
- Evolution and function of auditory systems in insectsA Stumpner
Institut für Zoologie und Anthropologie, Universitat Gottingen, Germany
Naturwissenschaften 88:159-70. 2001..The behavioural context in which hearing has evolved has strongly determined the design and properties of the auditory system...
- Gamma knife radiosurgery for vestibular schwannoma: early hearing outcomes and evaluation of the cochlear doseJohn M Lasak
Department of Surgery, The University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, Kansas, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:1179-86. 2008To evaluate the hearing outcomes for a group of unilateral vestibular schwannoma patients treated with gamma knife radiosurgery and to determine if the cochlear radiation dose affects hearing outcome measures.
- A comprehensive analysis of hearing preservation after radiosurgery for vestibular schwannomaIsaac Yang
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, California 94117, USA
J Neurosurg 112:851-9. 2010..b>Hearing preservation rates in GKS series suggest very favorable outcomes without the possible acute morbidity associated ..
- Prestin, the motor protein of outer hair cellsJing Zheng
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Auditory Physiology Laboratory, The Hugh Knowles Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill 60208, USA
Audiol Neurootol 7:9-12. 2002..Prestin shares overall structure similarity with this anion transporter family. Recently, intracellular anions (chloride or bicarbonate) were found to be essential for OHC electromotility and prestin's function...
- Development of ultrasound detection in American shad (Alosa sapidissima)D M Higgs
Department of Biology, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, N9B 3P4 Canada
J Exp Biol 207:155-63. 2004..Thus, it appears that ultrasound-detecting clupeiformes have undergone structural modification of the utricle that allows detection of ultrasonic stimulation...
- Otoacoustic emissions in universal hearing screening: which day after birth should we examine the newborns?Stavros Korres
ENT Department of Athens National University, Ippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 65:199-201. 2003Transiently evoked otoacoustic emissions (TEOAEs) have been widely used in universal newborn hearing screening programs...
- Subjective and objective results after bilateral cochlear implantation in adultsRoman D Laske
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Otol Neurotol 30:313-8. 2009..To assess and compare subjective and objective results after bilateral cochlear implantation with a special emphasis on time interval between the first and second implant...
- Discrimination and identification of azimuth using spectral shapeDANIEL E SHUB
Speech and Hearing Bioscience and Technology Program, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 124:3132-41. 2008..Measurements are reported for normal-hearing subjects, who listened with only one ear, and effectively monaural subjects, who had substantial unilateral ..
- Sound-induced differential motion within the hearing organAnders Fridberger
Center for Hearing and Communication Research, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Nat Neurosci 6:446-8. 2003
- The hearing gene Prestin unites echolocating bats and whalesYing Li
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Curr Biol 20:R55-6. 2010..substantially in many aspects , we here report the surprising finding that the bottlenose dolphin, a toothed whale, is clustered with microbats in the gene tree constructed using protein sequences encoded by the hearing gene Prestin.
- A comparative study of hearing ability in fishes: the auditory brainstem response approachT N Kenyon
T H Morgan School of Biological Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0225, USA
J Comp Physiol A 182:307-18. 1998..ABR) techniques, an electrophysiological far-field recording method widely used in clinical evaluation of human hearing, were adapted for fishes to overcome the major limitations of traditional behavioral and electrophysiological ..
- Soundscapes and the sense of hearing of fishesRichard Fay
Parmly Hearing Institute, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
Integr Zool 4:26-32. 2009..A call is made to better understand underwater soundscapes, and the associated behaviors they determine in fishes...
- Essential role of retinoblastoma protein in mammalian hair cell development and hearingCyrille Sage
Neurology Service, Center for Nervous System Repair, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:7345-50. 2006..However, adult pRb(-/-) mice exhibit profound hearing loss due to progressive degeneration of the organ of Corti...
- Role of corticofugal feedback in hearingNobuo Suga
Department of Biology, Washington University, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 194:169-83. 2008..The corticofugal system has multiple functions. One of the most important functions is the improvement and adjustment (reorganization) of subcortical auditory signal processing for cortical signal processing...
- Sound localization under perturbed binaural hearingMarc M Van Wanrooij
Department of Biophysics, Radboud University Nijmegen, Geert Grooteplein 21, 6525 EZ Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Neurophysiol 97:715-26. 2007This paper reports on the acute effects of a monaural plug on directional hearing in the horizontal (azimuth) and vertical (elevation) planes of human listeners...
- Emergence of hearing in the chicken embryoTimothy A Jones
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of Allied Health Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
J Neurophysiol 96:128-41. 2006It is commonly held that hearing generally begins on incubation day 12 (E12) in the chicken embryo (Gallus domesticus). However, little is known about the response properties of cochlear ganglion neurons for ages younger than E18...
- Review series: The cell biology of hearingMartin Schwander
Department of Cell Biology, Dorris Neuroscience Center, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
J Cell Biol 190:9-20. 2010..The study of genes that are linked to deafness has provided insights into the cell biological mechanisms that control hair cell development and their function as mechanosensors...
- Hearing sounds, understanding actions: action representation in mirror neuronsEvelyne Kohler
Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, , Italy, Dipartimento di Psicologia, , Italy
Science 297:846-8. 2002....
- Neural signature of the conscious processing of auditory regularitiesTristan A Bekinschtein
Cognitive Neuro Imaging Unit, Institut Fédératif de Recherche 49, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, 91191 Gif sur Yvette, France
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:1672-7. 2009..This simple electrophysiological marker could thus serve as a useful clinical tool...
- Development of form and function in peripheral auditory structures of the zebrafish (Danio rerio)Dennis M Higgs
Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 113:1145-54. 2003..of frequency range coincided with the development of Weberian ossicles in zebrafish, suggesting that changes in hearing ability in this species are driven more by development of auxiliary specializations than by the ear itself...
- Hearing ability in three clownfish speciesEric Parmentier
Laboratoire de Morphologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive, Institut de Chimie, Bat B6c, Universite de Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
J Exp Biol 212:2023-6. 2009..Data on the hearing ability of these fish are, however, needed to show that they have the sensory ability to detect the frequencies ..
- Structural determinants of cadherin-23 function in hearing and deafnessMarcos Sotomayor
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Neuron 66:85-100. 2010..The structures define an uncharacterized cadherin family and, with simulations, suggest mechanisms underlying inherited deafness and how cadherin-23 may bind with itself and with protocadherin-15 to form the tip link...
- Developmental regulation of spontaneous activity in the Mammalian cochleaNicolas X Tritsch
The Solomon H Snyder Department of Neuroscience and Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
J Neurosci 30:1539-50. 2010Neurons in the developing auditory system fire bursts of action potentials before the onset of hearing. This spontaneous activity promotes the survival and maturation of auditory neurons and the refinement of synaptic connections in ..
- Preservation of hearing in vestibular schwannomas treated by radiosurgery using Leksell Gamma Knife: preliminary report of a prospective Belgian clinical studyC Delbrouck
ENT Department, Hopital Academique Erasme, Brussels, Belgium
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 57:197-204. 2003..The aim of this study is to report our experience with Leksell Gamma Knife (LGK) radiosurgery in the management of VS and to evaluate the serviceable hearing preservation rate after one-year follow-up.
- Neural correlates of human action observation in hearing and deaf subjectsDavid Corina
Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, USA
Brain Res 1152:111-29. 2007..However, the results indicate that this neural consistency across motion classes is true primarily for hearing subjects. Data from deaf signers shows a non-uniform response to different classes of human actions...
- Choosing between measures: comparison of EQ-5D, HUI2 and HUI3 in persons with hearing complaintsJanneke P C Grutters
Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment, University Hospital Maastricht, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
Qual Life Res 16:1439-49. 2007To generate insight into the differences between utility measures EuroQol 5D (EQ-5D), Health Utilities Index Mark II (HUI2) and Mark III (HUI3) and their impact on the incremental cost-effectiveness ratio (ICER) for hearing aid fitting
- The origin of spontaneous activity in the developing auditory systemNicolas X Tritsch
The Solomon H Snyder Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Nature 450:50-5. 2007..Spontaneous ATP-dependent signalling rapidly subsides after the onset of hearing, thereby preventing this experience-independent activity from interfering with accurate encoding of sound...
- The effect of isoflurane, halothane and pentobarbital on noise-induced hearing loss in miceJong Woo Chung
Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
Anesth Analg 104:1404-8, table of contents. 2007Ear surgery using mastoid drills can lead to noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). We investigated whether inhaled anesthetics or pentobarbital could have protective effects on NIHL in mice.
- The natural history of untreated sporadic vestibular schwannomas: a comprehensive review of hearing outcomesMichael E Sughrue
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143, USA
J Neurosurg 112:163-7. 2010..The authors performed an analysis of the published literature on the natural history of VSs with respect to hearing outcome...
- Orphan glutamate receptor delta1 subunit required for high-frequency hearingJiangang Gao
Department of Developmental Neurobiology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
Mol Cell Biol 27:4500-12. 2007..Our findings show that the orphan GluRdelta1 plays an essential role in high-frequency hearing and ionic homeostasis in the basal cochlea, and the locus encoding GluRdelta1 represents a candidate gene for ..
- Measuring hearing organ vibration patterns with confocal microscopy and optical flowAnders Fridberger
Center for Hearing and Communication Research and Department of Otolaryngology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Biophys J 86:535-43. 2004..These methods were used for investigating the motion pattern of the vibrating hearing organ...
- Hyperbaric oxygen and steroid therapy for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing lossTakeyuki Fujimura
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, 807 8555, Japan
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:861-6. 2007..of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy combined with steroid administration for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSNHL) in comparison with that of steroid administration alone...
- A false killer whale adjusts its hearing when it echolocatesPaul E Nachtigall
Marine Mammal Research Program, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii, PO Box 1106, Kailua, HI 96734, USA
J Exp Biol 211:1714-8. 2008The use of auditory evoked potential (AEP) measurements has added considerably to knowledge of the hearing mechanisms of marine mammals...
- Audiometric patterns and prognosis in sudden sensorineural hearing loss in southern TaiwanNing-Chia Chang
Department of Otolaryngology, Kaohsiung Medical University, Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:916-22. 2005OBJECTIVES: To investigate factors affecting the prognosis of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL). STUDY DESIGN AND SETTING: This is a retrospective study of patients with SSNHL hospitalized at an academic medical center...
- Evaluation of the relation between audiometric and psychometric measures of hearing after tympanoplastyAstrid G W Korsten-Meijer
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:256-62. 2006..b>Hearing (dis)ability was measured by means of pure-tone audiometry and a validated self-assessment questionnaire: the (..
- Social cognition as a mediator of cognition and outcome among deaf and hearing people with schizophreniaHeather K Horton
School of Social Welfare, University at Albany, Richardson Hall 280, 135 Western, Avenue, Albany, NY 12203, United States
Schizophr Res 105:125-37. 2008..The current project tests the mediating potency of these two domains of social cognition among deaf and hearing people with schizophrenia...
- A prospective study on radiation-induced changes in hearing functionFranziska Herrmann
Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, University of Technology-Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1338-44. 2006PURPOSE: To quantitate changes in hearing function after radiotherapy for head-and-neck tumors. METHODS AND MATERIALS: At the Department of Radiotherapy and Radiation Oncology, 32 patients were irradiated for head-and-neck tumors...
- Vibratory interneurons in the non-hearing cave cricket indicate evolutionary origin of sound processing elements in EnsiferaNatasa Stritih
National Institute of Biology, Department of Entomology, Vecna pot 111, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Zoology (Jena) 112:48-68. 2009Tympanal hearing organs in the front tibiae of ensiferan insects supposedly evolved from vibration-sensitive tibial organs (TO), like those in the cave cricket Troglophilus neglectus (Rhaphidophoridae)...
- Hearing preservation in cochlear implantation for electric acoustic stimulationWolfgang Gstoettner
ENT Department, Head and Neck Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Acta Otolaryngol 124:348-52. 2004To evaluate the possibility of preservation of low-frequency hearing in atraumatic cochlear implant electrode insertion procedures for combined, ipsilateral electric and acoustic stimulation.
- Rapid confocal imaging for measuring sound-induced motion of the hearing organ in the apical regionStefan Jacob
Karolinska Institutet, Center for Hearing and Communication Research, Departments of Otolaryngology and Clinical Neuroscience, M1 Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
J Biomed Opt 12:021005. 2007..The hearing organ is imaged with a standard laser scanning confocal microscope during sound stimulation...
- Hearing again with two ears: recovery of spatial hearing after bilateral cochlear implantationElena Nava
Centre for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Rovereto, Italy
Neuropsychologia 47:928-32. 2009Bilateral cochlear implants (CI) offer a unique opportunity for the study of spatial hearing plasticity in humans...
- Hearing preserved traumatic delayed facial nerve paralysis without temporal bone fracture: neurosurgical perspective and experience in the management of 25 casesGalip Zihni Sanus
Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Neurosurgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul 34301, Turkey
Surg Neurol 71:304-10, discussion 310. 2009..Delayed FNP due to HT is a rarely encountered clinical entity, and optimal treatment still remains to be elucidated...
- The corticofugal system for hearing: recent progressN Suga
Department of Biology, Washington University, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:11807-14. 2000..Filter properties of neurons in the frequency, amplitude, time, and spatial domains can be sharpened by the corticofugal system. Sharpening of tuning is one of the functions of egocentric selection...
- Long-term hearing preservation in vestibular schwannomaSven Eric Stangerup
ENT Department, Gentofte University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Otol Neurotol 31:271-5. 2010The aim of the present study was to evaluate the long-term hearing during "wait and scan" management of vestibular schwannomas.
- The transmembrane inner ear (Tmie) protein is essential for normal hearing and balance in the zebrafishMichelle R Gleason
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Laboratory of Sensory Neuroscience, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY 10065, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:21347-52. 2009..The mutant line therefore affords us an opportunity to investigate the role of the corresponding protein in mechanoelectrical transduction...
- Maturation of auditory function related to hearing threshold estimations using the auditory brainstem response during infancyAndre M Marcoux
Department of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8M5, Canada
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:163-70. 2011The objective of this study was to quantify the maturation of the Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) at discrete periods during infancy and to provide a means to appropriately estimate hearing thresholds when the ABR is immature.
- Cetaceans on a molecular fast track to ultrasonic hearingYang Liu
School of Life Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
Curr Biol 20:1834-9. 2010..Echolocation in toothed whales demands exceptional high-frequency hearing , and both echolocation and ultrasonic hearing have also evolved independently in bats [4, 5]...
- Speech recognition and temporal processing in middle-aged womenKaren S Helfer
University of Massachusetts, Department of Communication Disorders, 358 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 20:264-71. 2009..This study was designed to examine speech understanding ability and temporal processing in middle-aged women with normal or near-normal pure-tone thresholds...
- Hearing loss: the invisible disabilityJ A Shohet
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, Irvine, College of Medicine, Orange 92868, USA
Postgrad Med 104:81-3, 87-90. 1998Loss of hearing is a national health problem with significant physical and psychological repercussions...
- Hearing in Drosophila requires TilB, a conserved protein associated with ciliary motilityRyan G Kavlie
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics and Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Genetics 185:177-88. 2010..Mutants of tilB exhibit dysfunction in sperm flagella and ciliated dendrites of chordotonal organs that mediate hearing and larval touch sensitivity...
- Is sensorineural hearing loss a possible side effect of nasopharyngeal and parotid irradiation? A systematic review of the literatureEsther Raaijmakers
Department of Radiotherapy, Dr Bernard Verbeeten Institute, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Radiother Oncol 65:1-7. 2002Little has been published about permanent hearing loss due to radiotherapy, thus making it a rather unknown phenomenon. Therefore, we performed a study of the literature over the last 20 years.
- Hearing in the elderly: a population studyA Martini
Servizio di Audiologia, , Italy
Audiology 40:285-93. 2001An epidemiological study comparing speech audiometry with self-assessed hearing disability and an analysis of other factors influencing the quality of life was conducted...
- Thyroid hormone receptor beta-dependent expression of a potassium conductance in inner hair cells at the onset of hearingA Rusch
Physiologisches Institut, Gmelinstrasse 5, and Sektion Sensorische Biophysik, Hals Nasen Ohren Klinik, Röntgenweg 11, Universität T ubingen, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:15758-62. 1998To elucidate the role of thyroid hormone receptors (TRs) alpha1 and beta in the development of hearing, cochlear functions have been investigated in mice lacking TRalpha1 or TRbeta...
- Auditory filters and the benefit measured from spectral enhancementJeffrey J DiGiovanni
Auditory Psychophysics and Signal Processing Laboratory, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 120:1529-38. 2006Algorithms designed to improve speech intelligibility for those with sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) by enhancing peaks in a spectrum have had limited success...
- Application and usage of tactile aid in IranAlireza Karimi-Yazdi
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Arch Iran Med 9:344-7. 2006BACKGROUND: Most deaf and severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss patients are incapable to communicate well because of a lack of receiving sound signals...
- Effects of age and size in the ears of gekkotan lizards: auditory sensitivity, its determinants, and new insights into tetrapod middle-ear functionYehudah L Werner
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
Pflugers Arch 456:951-67. 2008..These newly discovered effects join those of the hydraulic lever and (interspecifically) hair-cell number to improve the hearing of larger species that vocally communicate across wider spaces, apparently throughout the Tetrapoda.
- Effects of level and background noise on interaural time difference discrimination for transposed stimuliAnna A Dreyer
Harvard University MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 123:EL1-7. 2008..In all conditions, performance improved slightly with increasing level. The results suggest that the equivalence postulated between transposed stimuli and pure tones is not valid in the presence of a spectrally notched background noise...
- The effect of stimulus rate and time-separation on Volterra slices of otoacoustic emissionsBen Lineton
MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Royal South Hants Hospital, Southampton, SO14 OYG, United Kingdom
Hear Res 239:34-53. 2008..To test these suggestions, data on VSs of order 2 and 3 were measured in 24 normal hearing ears in which the rate is varied while holding constant the time-separation...
- Tonality and nonlinear resonanceEdward W Large
Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, 33431
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1060:53-6. 2005..Perception of tonality is the natural consequence of neural resonance, arising from central auditory nonlinearities...
- Auditory response characteristics of the piebald odorous frog and their implicationsZu-Lin Yu
State Key Laboratory of Brain and Cognitive Science, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China
J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 192:801-6. 2006..livida, can also perceive ultrasonic sound. Here we report data on the hearing range of O. schmackeri by studying auditory evoked potentials and single-unit data from the torus semicircularis...
- Efficient auditory codingEvan C Smith
Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Nature 439:978-82. 2006..These results indicate that the auditory code might approach an information theoretic optimum and that the acoustic structure of speech might be adapted to the coding capacity of the mammalian auditory system...
- Assessment of ability to discriminate frequency of bone-conducted ultrasound by mismatch fieldsAkinori Yamashita
Department of Otolaryngology, Nara Medical University, 840 Shijo Cho, Kashihara, Nara 634 8522, Japan
Neurosci Lett 438:260-2. 2008..modulated by different speech sounds can be discriminated by some profoundly deaf subjects as well as the normal-hearing. These findings suggest the usefulness of development of a bone-conducted ultrasonic hearing aid (BCUHA) for ..
- Pitch strength decreases as F0 and harmonic resolution increase in complex tones composed exclusively of high harmonicsD Timothy Ives
Centre for Neural Basis of Hearing, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EG, United Kingdom
J Acoust Soc Am 123:2670-9. 2008..Excitation patterns based on the same time-interval information do not contain sufficient resolution to explain listener's performance on the melody task...
- Temporal encoding for auditory computation: physiology of primary afferent neurons in sound-producing fishAae Suzuki
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Graduate Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Neurosci 22:6290-301. 2002....
- High-frequency tinnitus without hearing loss does not mean absence of deafferentationNathan Weisz
Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
Hear Res 222:108-14. 2006..The absence of audiometrically detectable hearing loss however poses a challenge to this rather generalizing assumption...
- Auditory processing in a patient with a unilateral lesion of the inferior colliculusF Champoux
Centre de Recherche en Neuropsychologie et Cognition, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Eur J Neurosci 25:291-7. 2007..The child underwent an extensive battery of psychophysical hearing tests. Results revealed normal peripheral auditory functioning, bilaterally...
- Bandwidth dependency of cochlear centrifugal pathways in modulating hearing desensitization caused by loud soundR Rajan
Department of Physiology, Monash University, Monash, Victoria 3800, Australia
Neuroscience 147:1103-13. 2007Centrifugal olivocochlear (OC) pathways modulate cochlear hearing desensitization induced by loud sounds, but there is a null point, determined by sound bandwidth, for this effect...
- Otoacoustic emissions latency difference between full-term and preterm neonatesW Wiktor Jedrzejczak
Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing, ul Zgrupowania AK Kampinos 1, 01 943 Warsaw, Poland
Hear Res 231:54-62. 2007..The correspondence, which was found between frequencies of long-duration components and the spectral peaks of spontaneous otoacoustic emissions (SOAEs), suggests that those components may be connected with SOAEs...
- Hearing in the FM-bat Phyllostomus discolor: a behavioral audiogramK H Esser
Abteilung Vergleichende Neurobiologie, , Germany
J Comp Physiol A 178:779-85. 1996....
- Auditory steady-state responses to MM and exponential envelope AM(2)/FM stimuli in normal-hearing adultsWendy D'haenens
ENT Department, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
Int J Audiol 46:399-406. 2007..study utilized a commercially available multiple auditory steady-state response (ASSR) system to test normal hearing adults (n=55)...
- TEOAE amplitude growth, detectability, and response threshold in linear and nonlinear mode and in different time windowsSebastian Hoth
Universitäts HNO Klinik, Heidelberg, Germany
Int J Audiol 46:407-18. 2007..evoked otoacoustic emissions (TEOAE) have been recorded in 60 ears of 31 adult volunteers with nearly normal hearing at stimulus levels ranging from 83 dB SPL peak equivalent down to the individual response threshold using linear ..
- Racial and gender effects on pure-tone thresholds and distortion-product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs) in normal-hearing young adultsLaura E Dreisbach
School of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 1518, USA
Int J Audiol 46:419-26. 2007..Pure-tone behavioral thresholds and DPOAEs were measured in 60 young normal-hearing adult subjects (20 Caucasian, 20 Asian, 20 African-American, with ten females and ten males in each group)...
- The effects of speech presentation level on acceptance of noise in listeners with normal and impaired hearingMelinda C Freyaldenhoven
Louisiana Tech University, Department of Speech, P O Box 3165, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:878-85. 2007To compare the effects of speech presentation level on acceptance of noise in listeners with normal and impaired hearing.
- Effects of masker-spectral variability and masker fringes in children and adultsLori J Leibold
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 121:3666-76. 2007....
- Frequency modulation detection with simultaneous amplitude modulation by cochlear implant usersXin Luo
Department of Auditory Implants and Perception, House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, California 90057, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 122:1046-54. 2007..These results suggest that FM and AM in CI partly share a common loudness-based coding mechanism and the feasibility of "FM+AM" strategies for CI speech processing may be limited...
- Binaural hearing, atresia, and the masking dilemmaMartin L Lenhardt
Ceres Biotechnology, LLC, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Int Tinnitus J 12:96-100. 2006..This aspect of the bone audiogram should not be overlooked. We suggest two uses of binaural bone conduction hearing to help resolve the dilemma--one an auditory brainstem response variation, the other a high-frequency ..
- Distortion product otoacoustic emission of symphony orchestra musicians before and after rehearsalKaren Reuter
Department of Acoustics, Aalborg University, 9220 Aalborg, Denmark
J Acoust Soc Am 121:327-36. 2007The 2f1-f2 distortion product otoacoustic emission (DPOAE) and hearing levels are obtained for 12 normal-hearing symphony orchestra musicians both before and after their rehearsal...
- Effects of masking noise on vowel and sibilant contrasts in normal-hearing speakers and postlingually deafened cochlear implant usersJoseph S Perkell
Speech Communication Group, Research Laboratory of Electronics, and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 121:505-18. 2007..Seven cochlear implant users and seven normal-hearing controls pronounced utterances containing the vowels /i/, /u/, /e/ and /ae/ and the sibilants /s/ and /I/ while ..
- Development of cochlear amplification, frequency tuning, and two-tone suppression in the mouseLei Song
Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
J Neurophysiol 99:344-55. 2008..These findings support a traditional view of development in which the maturation of passive transduction precedes the maturation of active mechanics in the most sensitive region of the mouse cochlea...
- Auditory-evoked potential studies of cortical maturation in normal hearing and implanted children: correlations with changes in structure and speech perceptionJos J Eggermont
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Acta Otolaryngol 123:249-52. 2003....
- Low-frequency and high-frequency cochlear nonlinearity in humansMichael P Gorga
Boys Town National Research Hospital, 555 North 30th Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 122:1671. 2007..5 and 4 kHz in 103 normal-hearing subjects. Behavioral thresholds at both f2's were used to set L2 in dB SL for each subject...
- Auditory temporal resolution in children assessed by magnetoencephalographyJennifer Diedler
Department of Neurology, Section of Biomagnetism, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Neuroreport 18:1691-5. 2007..AEFs thus provide an objective tool to assess auditory temporal resolution in children. Children's neuromagnetic response patterns differed significantly from the adult responses under the same experimental conditions...
- Long term effects of BAPTA in scala media on cochlear functionPeter M Sellick
The Auditory Laboratory, Discipline of Physiology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
Hear Res 231:13-22. 2007..These results may have a bearing on the mechanisms behind permanent threshold shift...
- Relationship between perception of spectral ripple and speech recognition in cochlear implant and vocoder listenersLeonid M Litvak
Advanced Bionics Corporation, Sylmar, California 91342, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 122:982-91. 2007..multi-band vocoder to determine if similar impairments in speech understanding scores could be produced in normal-hearing listeners...
- Modeling temporal and compressive properties of the normal and impaired auditory systemR P Derleth
Graduiertenkolleg Psychoakustik, Medizinische Physik, , D-26111 Oldenburg, Germany
Hear Res 159:132-49. 2001..Soc. Am. 102 (1997a) 2892-2905] are presented and tested. The modifications aim at simulating sensorineural hearing loss and incorporate a level-dependent peripheral compression whose properties are affected by hearing impairment...
- Similarity in loudness and distortion product otoacoustic emission input/output functions: implications for an objective hearing aid adjustmentJörg Müller
Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik, Technische Universitat Munchen, Ismaningerstrasse 22, D 81675 Munich, Germany
J Acoust Soc Am 115:3081-91. 2004..of DPOAEs to determine characteristic quantities of the cochlear-impaired ear and to derive objective hearing aid parameters. Recently, Neely et al. [J. Acoust. Soc. Am...
- Ultrasonic singing by the blue-throated hummingbird: a comparison between production and perceptionCarolyn L Pytte
Biology Department, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 190:665-73. 2004..components of audible syllables, and sounds produced at frequencies above 20 kHz without corresponding hearing range sound...
- Evaluation of hearing and auditory nerve function by combining ABR, DPOAE and eABR tests into a single recording sessionMarek Polak
Department of Otolaryngology, Cochlear Implant Research Program, University of Miami Ear Institute, 1600 NW 10th Avenue, RMSB 3160, Miami, FL 33136, USA
J Neurosci Methods 134:141-9. 2004..All measurements were obtained from anesthetized laboratory rats during single recording sessions using hardware and software stimulation and analysis programs developed by Intelligent Hearing Systems, Miami, FL.
- Can L-carnitine prevent drug-induced hearing loss?Gilda Kalinec; Fiscal Year: 2004b>Hearing loss is a prevalent and chronic health condition that affects between 22 and 28 million Americans...
- Characterization of Hearing Status in the Jackson Heart Study CohortJohn Schweinfurth; Fiscal Year: 2007The contribution of cardiovascular disease (CVD) to the development of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) is not well understood. The cochlea is known to be very sensitive to ischemia...
- Evaluation of Hearing Loss in Farmworkers, Texas- Mexico Border AreaMartha S Vela Acosta; Fiscal Year: 2007Occupational hearing loss is the most common occupational disease in the United States. It affects all workers regardless of age, gender, or industrial sector...
- Cloning & Functional Studies of Deafness MutationsKenneth R Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2010The mouse is an excellent model for studying human hearing disorders because of the similarities in inner ear anatomy, function, and pathology...
- Effects of Sensorineural Hearing Loss on Robust Speech CodingMichael G Heinz; Fiscal Year: 2010A great challenge in diagnosing and treating hearing impairment comes from the fact that people with similar degrees of hearing loss may have different speech recognition abilities...
- WIDEBAND CLINICAL DIAGNOSIS AND MONITORING OF MIDDLE-EAR AND COCHLEAR FUNCTIONDOUGLAS KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2009..Monitoring of Middle-Ear and Cochlear Function A wideband (WB) acoustic test battery has the potential to improve hearing screening and diagnosis of middle-ear and cochlear dysfunction across the age range...
- WIDEBAND CLINICAL DIAGNOSIS AND MONITORING OF MIDDLE-EAR AND COCHLEAR FUNCTIONDOUGLAS H contact KEEFE; Fiscal Year: 2010..Monitoring of Middle-Ear and Cochlear Function A wideband (WB) acoustic test battery has the potential to improve hearing screening and diagnosis of middle-ear and cochlear dysfunction across the age range...
- Hearing Therapies for the FutureGabrielle Saunders; Fiscal Year: 2007..The conference objective is to expand understanding and facilitate effective treatment of noise induced hearing loss (NIHL)...
- Method of Wind Noise Suppression in Hearing AidsGARY ELKO; Fiscal Year: 2007..and refine a promising novel digital technique we have developed at MH Acoustics for reducing wind noise in hearing aids...
- Eradication of Occupational Noise-Induced Hearing LossKevin Michael; Fiscal Year: 2007Noise-induced hearing loss remains one of the most common industrial diseases in U.S...
- HEARING HAZARD ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL NOISE EXPOSUREROGER HAMERNIK; Fiscal Year: 2009..Application of the EEH in many industrial environments severely underestimates hearing loss...
- HEARING HAZARD ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL NOISE EXPOSURERoger P Hamernik; Fiscal Year: 2010..Application of the EEH in many industrial environments severely underestimates hearing loss...
- HEARING DAMAGE AMONG NEWLY-HIRED CONSTRUCTION WORKERSNoah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2003Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is among the most common occupational afflictions, especially to construction workers...
- Understanding thyroid hormone regulation of neurogenesis in the cochleaMIRNA MUSTAPHA CHAIB; Fiscal Year: 2010b>Hearing impairment is prevalent and has significant implications for quality of life. There are currently no available clinical cures for hereditary inner ear disease or reliable means of preventing age related hearing loss...
- Defining Antigenic Targets of Autoimmune Sensorineural Hearing LossThomas E Carey; Fiscal Year: 2010Autoimmune hearing loss (AHL) is a poorly understood disorder that can lead to profound and permanent hearing loss. Inner ear damage in AHL can be antibody mediated or cell mediated...
- Rescue of cortical inhibitory synapses following developmental hearing lossVibhakar C Kotak; Fiscal Year: 2011..this idea, cortical inhibitory synapse strength is reduced dramatically following even moderate developmental hearing loss. However, whether inhibitory synapse maturation displays a critical period is poorly understood...
- High frequency auditory sensitivity in birdsBernard Lohr; Fiscal Year: 2004..goal of this research is to advance the understanding of the limitations, diversity, and comparative aspects of hearing in birds...
- CTL2 ELISA: A Diagnostic Test for Autoimmune Hearing LossVijay Kumar; Fiscal Year: 2007DESCRIPTION (Provided by applicant): Autoimmune hearing loss (AHL) is a subset of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) in which there is a sudden onset, or rapidly progressing and/or fluctuating hearing loss that often progresses to ..
- Development of the Mouse Cochlea DatabasePeter Santi; Fiscal Year: 2007Among the 5 senses, hearing is fundamental for acquiring language, communication, and navigating through our environment...
- Development of the Mouse Cochlea DatabasePETER ALAN SANTI; Fiscal Year: 2010Among the five senses, hearing is fundamental for acquiring language, communication, and navigating through our environment...
- EFFECTS OF ASYMMETRIC HEARING IN ACOUSTIC LISTENERS AND COCHLEAR IMPLANT USERSJill Firszt; Fiscal Year: 2009..Many patients function with noticeable asymmetry in hearing. We propose to study the effects of asymmetric hearing in three patient populations...
- EFFECTS OF ASYMMETRIC HEARING IN ACOUSTIC LISTENERS AND COCHLEAR IMPLANT USERSJill B Firszt; Fiscal Year: 2010..Many patients function with noticeable asymmetry in hearing. We propose to study the effects of asymmetric hearing in three patient populations...
- EFFECTS OF ASYMMETRIC HEARING IN ACOUSTIC LISTENERS AND COCHLEAR IMPLANT USERSJill Firszt; Fiscal Year: 2009..Many patients function with noticeable asymmetry in hearing. We propose to study the effects of asymmetric hearing in three patient populations...
- PHYLOGENY AND ONTOGENY OF AN AUDITORY SYSTEMDAVID YAGER; Fiscal Year: 2004..changes occur in the sensory periphery and the CNS during the evolutionary transition between earless and eared (hearing) animals...
- Spontaneous Sign Systems in Five CulturesSusan Goldin Meadow; Fiscal Year: 2009..The participants are deaf children whose hearing parents have not yet exposed them to sign language, and whose hearing losses are so profound as to preclude ..
- Spontaneous Sign Systems in Five CulturesSUSAN J GOLDIN MEADOW; Fiscal Year: 2010..The participants are deaf children whose hearing parents have not yet exposed them to sign language, and whose hearing losses are so profound as to preclude ..
- Spontaneous Sign Systems in Five CulturesSusan Goldin Meadow; Fiscal Year: 2007..The participants are deaf children whose hearing parents have not yet exposed them to sign language, and whose hearing losses are so profound as to preclude ..