- Published on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 08:10
Researchers from the University of Buffalo, New York, USA, have found that short-term occlusion of the ear canal can lead to remarkable changes in auditory neurotransmitters with altered behavior and structure of nerve cells.
- Published on Tuesday, 10 January 2017 08:37
A study in finches carried out in Japan has identified a key mechanism involved in species identification based on the silent gaps between birdsong syllables.
MED-EL teams up with Spanish university and patents new technology for improving implant binaurality
- Published on Wednesday, 04 January 2017 11:25
New technology that could improve hearing in noisy surroundings for cochlear implants has been developed by a research team led by Enrique López-Poveda, of the Spanish University of Salamanca's Neuroscience Institute.
- Published on Wednesday, 04 January 2017 08:07
The study, based on the results of a health survey, found that patients with fibromyalgia and patients with other musculoskeletal pain disorders had a 4.5 fold increased probability of developing impaired hearing.
- Published on Monday, 19 December 2016 09:30
A group of oncology clinicians from a number of pediatric oncology departments in North America has reported that sodium thiosulfate prevents cisplatin-induced hearing loss.
- Published on Friday, 16 December 2016 17:23
Sensorion, a French biotech company specializing in the treatment of inner ear diseases, recently announced preclinical results for SENS-401, its candidate drug for the treatment of acute sensorineural hearing loss.
- Published on Thursday, 15 December 2016 16:59
German pharma company Boehringer Ingelheim is to join forces with Southeast University Institute of Life Sciences, Nanjing, China as part of its Research Beyond Borders (RBB) initiative.
- Published on Monday, 05 December 2016 12:21
The Kerala state government is to set up facilities for neonatal hearing screening in 66 hospitals across the state, according to the Health Minister, K.R. Shylaja.
- Published on Monday, 28 November 2016 10:02
According to a research team of pediatricians and audiologists, adding higher frequencies to the standard hearing test protocol of the American Academy of Pediatrics helps detect adolescent hearing loss.
- Published on Thursday, 10 November 2016 11:07
Researchers from across the UK can now apply for money from the British Tinnitus Association (BTA).