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*  Organ of Corti
The organ of Corti, or spiral organ, is the receptor organ for hearing and is located in the mammalian cochlea. This highly ... the organ of Corti. The organ of Corti can be damaged by excessive sound levels, leading to noise-induced impairment. The most ... Italian anatomist Alfonso Giacomo Gaspare Corti (1822-1876) discovered the organ of Corti in 1851. The structure evolved from ... Dissecting the molecular basis of organ of Corti development Organ of Corti 3D animation http://lobe.ibme.utoronto.ca/ ...
*  Pure tone audiometry
Audition Cochlea Promenade oreille ear organ Corti C.R.I.C Montpellier. This website provides excellent diagrams and animated ... There are a wide range of topics covered including sound, cochlea, Organ of Corti, hair cell pathology and audiometry. ...
*  Charlemagne Palestine
Organ of Corti, 2000. Jamaica Heinekens in Brooklyn. Piece for found sound and electronic drones. Belgium: Barooni Records. ... Solo performance for organ. US: New World Records, 1999. Four Manifestations on Six Elements. Solo pieces for piano and for ...
*  Cochlear amplifier
In this model the active pressure is equal on both sides of the Organ of Corti and this produces very fast propagating pressure ... In such a model, a lop sided pressure about the Organ of Corti is hypothesized which actively adds to the passive traveling ... In the mammalian cochlea, amplification occurs in the outer hair cells of the Organ of Corti. These cells sit directly above a ... This function is aptly associated with the OHC structure within the Organ of Corti. As seen through scanning electron ...
*  Cochlear duct
The cochlear duct houses the organ of Corti. Transverse section of the cochlear duct of a fetal cat. The membranous labyrinth. ...
*  Olivocochlear system
In comparison, shell neurons spiral both apically and basally, and can cover large territories within the organ of Corti. The ... Intrinsic LOCS derived axons travel only approximately 1 µm within the organ of Corti, generally spiraling apically. They give ... The vestibulocochlear anastomosis carries the efferent axons into the cochlea, where they innervate the organ of Corti (OC). ... Sep 1979). "Efferent innervation of the organ of corti: two separate systems". Brain Res. 173 (1): 152-5. doi:10.1016/0006-8993 ...
*  Superior olivary complex
Warr WB, Guinan JJ (September 1979). "Efferent innervation of the organ of corti: two separate systems". Brain Res. 173 (1): ...
*  SKP1A
Henzl MT, Thalmann I, Thalmann R (1999). "OCP2 exists as a dimer in the organ of Corti". Hear. Res. 126 (1-2): 37-46. doi: ... a gene encoding a putative transcription-associated factor predominantly expressed in the auditory organs". Genomics. 27 (3): ...
*  Critical band
The basilar membrane supports the organ of Corti, which sits within the scala media. The organ of Corti comprises both outer ... Outer hair cells have stereocilia projecting towards the tectorial membrane, which sits above the organ of Corti. Stereocilia ... the sense organ of hearing within the inner ear. Roughly, the critical band is the band of audio frequencies within which a ...
*  Basilar membrane
... and the reticular lamina of the organ of Corti (shown in magenta). For the organ of Corti the basilar membrane is permeable to ... Here the border between endolymph and perilymph occurs at the reticular lamina, the endolymph side of the organ of Corti. The ... Section through the spiral organ of Corti (magnified) The reticular membrane and subjacent structures. Deiters cells M. Holmes ...
*  Interaural time difference
Both leave the organ of Corti through an opening called the habenula perforata. The type I fibres are thicker than the type II ... The auditory nerve fibres, known as the afferent nerve fibres, carry information from the organ of Corti to the brainstem and ...
*  Peter Dallos
Hearing Res., 22: 185-198 (1986). Siegel, J. and P. Dallos, Spike activity recorded from the organ of Corti. Hearing Res., 22: ...
*  Vestibulocochlear nerve
Processes from the organ of Corti conduct afferent transmission to the spiral ganglia. It is the inner hair cells of the organ ... The other two sensory organs supplied by the vestibular neurons are the maculae of the saccule and utricle. Hair cells of the ... The vestibular ganglion houses the cell bodies of the bipolar neurons and extends processes to five sensory organs. Three of ... of Corti that are responsible for activation of afferent receptors in response to pressure waves reaching the basilar membrane ...
*  Electrocochleography
It is dominated by the outer hair cells of the organ of Corti. The magnitude of the recording is dependent on the proximity of ...
*  Cochlea
A core component of the cochlea is the Organ of Corti, the sensory organ of hearing, which is distributed along the partition ... supporting the receptor organ for hearing, the organ of Corti, and determines the mechanical wave propagation properties of the ... The organ of Corti vibrates due to outer hair cells further amplifying these vibrations. Inner hair cells are then displaced by ... The hair cells in the organ of Corti are tuned to certain sound frequencies by way of their location in the cochlea, due to the ...
*  Oncomodulin 2
2000). "Oncomodulin is expressed exclusively by outer hair cells in the organ of Corti". J. Histochem. Cytochem. 46 (1): 29-40 ...
*  Spiral ganglion
JB Nadol Jr (1990). "Synaptic morphology of inner and outer hair cells of the human organ of Corti". J Elect Micr Tech. Slide ... Diagrammatic longitudinal section of the cochlea Organ of corti This article incorporates text in the public domain from the ...
*  Inner ear
... auditory cells or cells of Corti. The organ of Corti is lined with a single row of inner hair cells and three rows of outer ... The organ of Corti also has a more complex structure in mammals than it does in other amniotes. The arrangement of the inner ... Boettcher's cells are found in the organ of Corti where they are present only in the lower turn of the cochlea. They lie on the ... Pillar cells are found in the organ of Corti and act as supporting cells for hair cells. They are divided into two types: inner ...
*  Urban Pritchard
At the same time, he was researching the structure of the ear, and the organ of Corti in particular. He continued to research ... He published four papers on his research into the organ of Corti between 1876 and 1881. The first was read before the Royal ... Pritchard, Urban (1878). "Development of the organ of Corti". Journal of Anatomy and Physiology. Pritchard, Urban (1881). The ... was a British otologist who made important contributions to understanding of the organ of Corti. Urban Pritchard was born on 21 ...
*  Claudius cell
... s are considered as supporting cells within the organ of Corti in the cochlea. These cells extend from Hensen's ...
*  Ear
Sound waves moving through fluid flows against the receptor cells of the organ of Corti. The fluid pushes the filaments of ... Hair cells responsible for transduction-changing mechanical changes into electrical stimuli are present in the organ of Corti ... and organ of Corti). The nerve begins to form around the 28th day. Molecular regulation Most of the genes responsible for the ... In insects, tympanal organs are used to hear distant sounds. They are located either on the head or elsewhere, depending on the ...
*  Sustentacular cell
The organ of Corti in the inner ear and taste buds also contain sustentacular cells. Another type of sustentacular cell is ...
*  CDKN1B
In fact, when the CDKN1B gene is disrupted in adult mice, hair cells of the organ of Corti proliferate, while those in control ... allows cell proliferation in the postnatal and adult organ of corti". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 96 (7): 4084-8. doi:10.1073 ... multiple organ hyperplasia, retinal dysplasia, and pituitary tumors". Cell. 85 (5): 707-20. doi:10.1016/S0092-8674(00)81237-4. ...
*  Hair cell
In mammals, the auditory hair cells are located within the spiral organ of Corti on the thin basilar membrane in the cochlea of ... allows cell proliferation in the postnatal and adult organ of corti". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 96 (7): 4084-8. doi:10.1073/ ...
*  Auditory fatigue
The remainder of this article mainly references the cochlea, outer hair cells, and organ of Corti. In general, structural ...
*  Paulo Francis
Eliane Fátima Corti Basso, "Revista Senhor: Jornalismo cultural". UNIrevista, Vol. 1, n° 3: (July 2006). Accessed May 11, 2011 ... a house organ distributed free of charge to Brazil subscribers of the Diners Club credit card) and wrote on a regular basis for ...