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Hearing loss, impairment or deafness may be of two major types: one that develops some time in life, one that a baby is born with – or congenital deafness. Most commonly, hearing loss is seen with age or is caused by exposure to loud noises.
Somatic mutation acts as natural gene therapy in patients with GATA2 deficiency

Somatic mutation acts as natural gene therapy in patients with GATA2 deficiency

Researchers discover novel genes for human deafness in Israeli families

Researchers discover novel genes for human deafness in Israeli families

Study may lead to future treatments for hearing loss

Study may lead to future treatments for hearing loss

Blood vessels communicate with peripheral neurons to regulate neuronal differentiation

Blood vessels communicate with peripheral neurons to regulate neuronal differentiation

RNA editing repair technique shows promise for treating neurological disorders

RNA editing repair technique shows promise for treating neurological disorders

New technique restores hearing in mice with a recessive genetic mutation

New technique restores hearing in mice with a recessive genetic mutation

UCL scientists discover genes responsible for maintaining healthy hearing

UCL scientists discover genes responsible for maintaining healthy hearing

Biophysicists shed light on how optogenetic tool works

Biophysicists shed light on how optogenetic tool works