Symposium Poster
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Getting information out of the ear: vesicle dynamics in inner hair cells

Jonathan Ashmore, Ph.D., FRS
University College, London

Micromechanics of mechanotransduction elements in hair cells

David P. Corey, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Transduction in outer hair cells of the mammalian cochlea

Robert Fettiplace, Ph.D., FRS
University of Wisconsin Medical School (Madison)

Hair cell synapses: ribbons, receptors and resistance

M. Charles Liberman, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary

Making an effort to listen: mechanical amplification by myosin molecules and ion channels in hair cells of the inner ear

A. J. Hudspeth, M.D., Ph.D.
The Rockefeller University
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Symposium Moderator
Edwin Rubel, Ph.D.
University of Washington

Gala Dinner Program Host
John Ferraro, Ph.D.
University of Kansas Medical Center

Symposium Schedule
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