The cochlear amplifier and Ca2+ current-driven active stereocilia motion

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Despite 20 years of study, the mechanism underlying the cochlear amplifier remains contentious. In this issue, a novel in vitro cochlear preparation implicates calcium current-driven active stereocilia motion in generating amplification.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)132-134
Number of pages3
JournalNature Neuroscience
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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