Mechanotransduction: The elusive hair cell transduction channel revealed?

Clive P. Morgan, Peter Barr-Gillespie

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A family of transmembrane proteins has been shown to modulate both the calcium permeability and single-channel conductance of the vertebrate hair-cell mechanosensor, implicating them directly in inner ear mechanosensation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - Oct 7 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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