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Latest Nonsyndromic deafness Stories

2012-11-06 03:34:34

Genetic testing for a certain mutation in pediatric patients is valuable in determining a cause for unexplained hearing loss.

Hearing Loss Gene Discovered
2012-10-01 05:38:50

A team of researchers has reportedly discovered a new genetic mutation that leads to deafness and hearing loss associated with a relatively rare condition.

2012-07-26 06:46:08

The sound of a horn beeping at you while driving, the chirping crickets after a huge rain storm, and your favorite new One Direction song -- imagine going through life not being able to hear any of it.

2012-07-26 01:05:02

A new gene therapy approach can reverse hearing loss caused by a genetic defect in a mouse model of congenital deafness.

2011-09-14 13:18:40

Precise diagnosis of disease and developmental syndromes often depends on understanding the genetics underlying them.

2011-05-31 16:00:56

Excessive noise is not the only thing that causes damage to hearing.

2010-11-15 21:33:32

Pinpointing the exact genetic cause of inherited deafness has always involved sequencing one gene at a time, a process that can take up to a year and cost roughly $1,000 per gene.

2010-02-08 08:12:21

Mimicking hereditary deafness in a mouse brings doctors closer to a cure.

2009-12-17 16:53:43

A gene associated with a rare form of progressive deafness in males has been identified by an international team of researchers funded by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.


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