cochlear hearing loss

cochlear hearing loss

sensorineural hearing loss resulting from a defect in the receptor or transducing mechanisms of the cochlea.
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The mutation (called R156W), was first identified in an individual suffering from cochlear hearing loss, and it affects the way the myo1c protein interacts with proteins known as actin filaments, another crucial component of the sensory apparatus of the inner ear.
Perception of pitch by people with cochlear hearing loss and by cochlear implant users.