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April 7, 2016
CONFERENCE ON MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF HEARING AND DEAFNESS

The 10th Molecular Biology of Hearing and Deafness conference will highlight and discuss recent discoveries in the field: new genes involved in deafness and new pathways that underlie the development, function, repair and regeneration of the auditory system

There will be a strong focus on approaches, currently being developed, for treating or preventing deafness caused by noise, drugs and mutations.

Scientific sessions:

• Genetics of deafness
• Development of the auditory system
• Molecular basis of mechanotransduction
• Cochlear damage
• Repair and regeneration
• Molecular diagnostics
• Otologic disease
• Translational approaches to treatment

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Zubair Ahmed
Kumar Alagramam
Maria Bitner-Glindzicz
Michael Bowl
Zheng-Yi Chen
Gabriel Corfas
Sally Dawson
Michelle Hastings
Jeffrey Holt
Gary Housley
Christine Petit
Xiaorui Shi
Philine Wangemann
Donna Whitlon
Huijun Yuan

DEADLINES

Bursaries 22 March
Abstracts 5 April
Registration 19 April

A limited number of registration bursaries are available for PhD students and junior post docs kindly funded by Action on Hearing Loss.

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