iDichotic Listening for Psychological Testing

April 2, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Psychological Testing via Smart Phone
In order to test patients for attention disorders and language processing skills, psychologists rely on [MORE]

Regenerating Hearing

March 26, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers in the US and Japan reported earlier this year that by combining a specific protein suppressor and implanting [MORE]

A Buzz in Your Ear; Powering Devices

January 15, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biologic Battery in the Inner Ear
Since the 1950’s, auditory physiologists have known that vibrations (sound) on the eardrum are [MORE]

Chitosan Nanoparticles in Gene Therapy Delivery

January 17, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

This story is on the far side, but perhaps most interesting because of that.  Researchers at Sweden’s renowned Karolinska [MORE]

Implanting a Drug Dispensing Device in the Inner Ear

August 2, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ear Drug Delivery
To address sensorineural hearing loss, investigators have been developing drug strategies and tissue regeneration approaches.  The challenge [MORE]

Tissue Engineering for Hearing

July 13, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human Embryonic Stem Cell Colony
Hearing loss will be a rising medical concern as “baby boomers” move into retirement.  Loud [MORE]

Cleveland Clinic’s Top 10 Innovations for 2010

November 17, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

At Number 1: A new non-surgical, removable hearing and communication device designed to imperceptibly transmit sound via the teeth to [MORE]