Claudius cell

Claudius cell

(klod′ē-ŭs)
[Friedrich Claudius, Austrian anatomist, 1822–1869]
One of the large columnar cells external to the organ of Corti.
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* To investigate whether [Cd.sup.2+] induces apoptosis in hair cells, Hensen cells, and Claudius cells in the organ of Corti
TPJTC-conjugated phalloidin, which binds to F-actin, was used to stain hait cells, Hensen cells, and Claudius cells in the cochlear explant cultures.
The relative p-ERK levels in different cochlear cells (hair cells, Hensen cells, and Claudius cells) are presented in Figure 9E.