UI study shows fruit fly is ideal model to study hearing loss in people
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2013.09.02 | 02:00 pm
Enter the common fruit fly as the proxy to better understand hearing loss in humans. The study by the University of Iowa looks at how loud noises damage the ear, by affecting the molecular underpinnings. Results published in the online Early Edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.