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New molecular therapies for the treatment of hearing loss.

Pharmacol Ther 2019 Aug 8;200:190-209. Epub 2019 May 8.

Bionics Institute, East Melbourne, Australia; University of Melbourne, Medical Bionics Department, East Melbourne, Australia; University of Melbourne, Department of Surgery - Otolaryngology, East Melbourne, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pharmthera.2019.05.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6626560PMC
August 2019

Chronic intracochlear electrical stimulation at high charge densities results in platinum dissolution but not neural loss or functional changes in vivo.

J Neural Eng 2019 Apr 5;16(2):026009. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Bionics Institute, St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. Medical Bionics Department, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/aaf66bDOI Listing
April 2019

Gel-Mediated Electrospray Assembly of Silica Supraparticles for Sustained Drug Delivery.

ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2018 Sep 7;10(37):31019-31031. Epub 2018 Sep 7.

ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology and Drug Delivery Disposition and Dynamics , Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University , Parkville , Victoria 3052 , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.8b10415DOI Listing
September 2018

The development of neural stimulators: a review of preclinical safety and efficacy studies.

J Neural Eng 2018 08 14;15(4):041004. Epub 2018 May 14.

Bionics Institute, East Melbourne, Australia. Medical Bionics Department, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/aac43cDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6049833PMC
August 2018

An objective diagnostic method for inflammatory bowel disease.

R Soc Open Sci 2018 Mar 21;5(3):180107. Epub 2018 Mar 21.

Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180107DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5882753PMC
March 2018

Structural and Ultrastructural Changes to Type I Spiral Ganglion Neurons and Schwann Cells in the Deafened Guinea Pig Cochlea.

J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 2017 Dec 17;18(6):751-769. Epub 2017 Jul 17.

The Bionics Institute, 384-388 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria, 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10162-017-0631-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5688041PMC
December 2017

Evaluation of focused multipolar stimulation for cochlear implants: a preclinical safety study.

J Neural Eng 2017 08;14(4):046020

The Bionics Institute, East Melbourne 3002, Australia. Department of Medical Bionics, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/aa7586DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5681383PMC
August 2017

Stimulation of a Suprachoroidal Retinal Prosthesis Drives Cortical Responses in a Feline Model of Retinal Degeneration.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2016 Oct;57(13):5216-5229

The Bionics Institute, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 5Medical Bionics Department, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.16-19926DOI Listing
October 2016

Retinal Changes in an ATP-Induced Model of Retinal Degeneration.

Front Neuroanat 2016 29;10:46. Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience, The University of Melbourne Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnana.2016.00046DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4850166PMC
May 2016

Electrical Stimulation Promotes Cardiac Differentiation of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells.

Stem Cells Int 2016 14;2016:1718041. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

O'Brien Institute Department, St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia; Department of Surgery, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, VIC 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1718041DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4691644PMC
January 2016

Electrophysiological channel interactions using focused multipolar stimulation for cochlear implants.

J Neural Eng 2015 Dec 24;12(6):066005. Epub 2015 Sep 24.

The Bionics Institute, East Melbourne 3002, Australia. Department of Medical Bionics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/12/6/066005DOI Listing
December 2015

Rescuing the Cochlea: the challenges.

ENT Audiol News 2011 Jan-Feb;19(6):49-52

Director, The Bionic Ear Institute, 384-388 Albert Street, East Melbourne 3002, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4520250PMC
August 2015

Infrared neural stimulation fails to evoke neural activity in the deaf guinea pig cochlea.

Hear Res 2015 Jun 19;324:46-53. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2015.03.005DOI Listing
June 2015

Evaluation of focused multipolar stimulation for cochlear implants in long-term deafened cats.

J Neural Eng 2015 Jun 2;12(3):036003. Epub 2015 Apr 2.

The Bionics Institute, East Melbourne 3002, Australia. Department of Medical Bionics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/12/3/036003DOI Listing
June 2015

Safety and efficacy of explanting or replacing suprachoroidal electrode arrays in a feline model.

Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2015 Apr 10;43(3):247-58. Epub 2014 Oct 10.

Bionics Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Department of Pathology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/ceo.12428
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April 2015

Cell-based neurotrophin treatment supports long-term auditory neuron survival in the deaf guinea pig.

J Control Release 2015 Jan 4;198:26-34. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

Bionics Institute, Australia; Department of Medical Bionics, The University of Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jconrel.2014.11.026DOI Listing
January 2015

Mesoporous silica supraparticles for sustained inner-ear drug delivery.

Small 2014 Nov 5;10(21):4244-8. Epub 2014 Aug 5.

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, 3010, Australia; Department of Chemistry, Fudan University, Shanghai, 200433, P. R. China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201401767DOI Listing
November 2014

Mold-templated inorganic-organic hybrid supraparticles for codelivery of drugs.

Biomacromolecules 2014 Nov 16;15(11):4146-51. Epub 2014 Oct 16.

ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology, ‡Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, §Department of Otolaryngology, and ∥Department of Medical Bionics, The University of Melbourne , Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bm501171jDOI Listing
November 2014

ATP-induced photoreceptor death in a feline model of retinal degeneration.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2014 Nov 25;55(12):8319-29. Epub 2014 Nov 25.

Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.14-15732DOI Listing
November 2014

Gene therapy boosts the bionic ear.

Sci Transl Med 2014 Apr;6(233):233fs17

Bionics Institute, East Melbourne 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.3009087DOI Listing
April 2014

Effects of chronic cochlear electrical stimulation after an extended period of profound deafness on primary auditory cortex organization in cats.

Eur J Neurosci 2014 Mar 10;39(5):811-20. Epub 2013 Dec 10.

Bionics Institute, 384-388 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Vic., 3002, Australia; Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; Medical Bionics Department, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic., Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejn.12445DOI Listing
March 2014

Suprachoroidal electrical stimulation: effects of stimulus pulse parameters on visual cortical responses.

J Neural Eng 2013 Oct 8;10(5):056011. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

Bionics Institute, VIC-3002, Australia. Department of Electronic Engineering, La Trobe University, VIC-3086, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/10/5/056011DOI Listing
October 2013

Visual prostheses for the blind.

Trends Biotechnol 2013 Oct 14;31(10):562-71. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

Bionics Institute, 384-388 Albert St East Melbourne, 3002, Victoria, Australia; Medical Bionics Department, University of Melbourne, 384-388 Albert St East Melbourne, 3002, Victoria, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tibtech.2013.07.001DOI Listing
October 2013

Challenges for stem cells to functionally repair the damaged auditory nerve.

Expert Opin Biol Ther 2013 Jan 25;13(1):85-101. Epub 2012 Oct 25.

University of Melbourne, Department of Otolaryngology, East Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/14712598.2013.728583DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3543850PMC
January 2013

Special section on medical bionics.

J Neural Eng 2012 Dec 27;9(6):060301. Epub 2012 Nov 27.

Bionics Institute, 384 Albert Street, East Melbourne, VIC 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/9/6/060301DOI Listing
December 2012

Hydrogel limits stem cell dispersal in the deaf cochlea: implications for cochlear implants.

J Neural Eng 2012 Dec 27;9(6):065001. Epub 2012 Nov 27.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/9/6/065001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3543852PMC
December 2012

Development of a surgical approach for a wide-view suprachoroidal retinal prosthesis: evaluation of implantation trauma.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2012 Mar 27;250(3):399-407. Epub 2011 Aug 27.

The Bionic Institute, East Melbourne, VIC, 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00417-011-1794-6DOI Listing
March 2012

Spiral ganglion neuron survival and function in the deafened cochlea following chronic neurotrophic treatment.

Hear Res 2011 Dec 6;282(1-2):303-13. Epub 2011 Jul 6.

Bionics Institute, Daly Wing, St. Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2011.06.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3205216PMC
December 2011

An automated system for rapid evaluation of high-density electrode arrays in neural prostheses.

J Neural Eng 2011 Jun 15;8(3):036011. Epub 2011 Apr 15.

The Bionic Ear Institute, Daly Wing, St Vincent's Hospital, VIC-3065, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/8/3/036011DOI Listing
June 2011

Examining the auditory nerve fiber response to high rate cochlear implant stimulation: chronic sensorineural hearing loss and facilitation.

J Neurophysiol 2010 Dec 6;104(6):3124-35. Epub 2010 Oct 6.

Dept. of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Level 2, 32 Gisborne St., East Melbourne, VIC, 3002, Australia.

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http://www.physiology.org/doi/10.1152/jn.00500.2010
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00500.2010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3007665PMC
December 2010

Pneumococcal meningitis post-cochlear implantation: potential routes of infection and pathophysiology.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2010 Nov;143(5 Suppl 3):S15-23

Department of Otolaryngology, Bionic Ear Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otohns.2010.08.010DOI Listing
November 2010

Pneumococcal meningitis post-cochlear implantation: preventative measures.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2010 Nov;143(5 Suppl 3):S9-14

Department of Otolaryngology, Bionic Ear Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otohns.2010.08.011DOI Listing
November 2010

Bilateral cochlear implantation in the ferret: a novel animal model for behavioral studies.

J Neurosci Methods 2010 Jul 31;190(2):214-28. Epub 2010 May 31.

Department of Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2010.05.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2938482PMC
July 2010

Neural prostheses and brain plasticity.

J Neural Eng 2009 Dec 23;6(6):065008. Epub 2009 Oct 23.

Bionic Ear Institute, 384-388 Albert Street, East Melbourne, VIC 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/6/6/065008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2935525PMC
December 2009

Special issue on medical bionics.

J Neural Eng 2009 Dec 23;6(6):060201. Epub 2009 Oct 23.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/6/6/060201DOI Listing
December 2009

Promoting neurite outgrowth from spiral ganglion neuron explants using polypyrrole/BDNF-coated electrodes.

J Biomed Mater Res A 2009 Oct;91(1):241-50

Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.32228DOI Listing
October 2009

A protocol for cryoembedding the adult guinea pig cochlea for fluorescence immunohistology.

J Neurosci Methods 2009 Jan 13;176(2):144-51. Epub 2008 Sep 13.

The Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne 3002, Australia; The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, East Melbourne 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2008.09.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2935960PMC
January 2009

Neurotrophins and electrical stimulation for protection and repair of spiral ganglion neurons following sensorineural hearing loss.

Hear Res 2008 Aug 28;242(1-2):100-9. Epub 2007 Dec 28.

The Bionic Ear Institute, 384-388 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2007.12.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2630855PMC
August 2008

Cochlear implants and brain plasticity.

Hear Res 2008 Apr 1;238(1-2):110-7. Epub 2007 Sep 1.

Bionic Ear Institute, 384-388 Albert Street, East Melbourne, VIC 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2007.08.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2361156PMC
April 2008

The auditory brain--a tribute to Dexter R.F. Irvine.

Hear Res 2008 Apr 15;238(1-2):1-2. Epub 2008 Jan 15.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2008.01.001DOI Listing
April 2008

Can we prevent cochlear implant recipients from developing pneumococcal meningitis?

Clin Infect Dis 2008 Jan;46(1):e1-7

The Bionic Ear Institute, Melbourne East, Victoria, Australia.

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https://academic.oup.com/cid/article-lookup/doi/10.1086/5240
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/524083DOI Listing
January 2008

Concise review: the potential of stem cells for auditory neuron generation and replacement.

Stem Cells 2007 Nov 26;25(11):2685-94. Epub 2007 Jul 26.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1634/stemcells.2007-0393DOI Listing
November 2007

A fully implantable stimulator for use in small laboratory animals.

J Neurosci Methods 2007 Nov 24;166(2):168-77. Epub 2007 Jul 24.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2007.07.009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2001238PMC
November 2007

Schwann cells revert to non-myelinating phenotypes in the deafened rat cochlea.

Eur J Neurosci 2007 Oct 14;26(7):1813-21. Epub 2007 Sep 14.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-9568.2007.05811.xDOI Listing
October 2007

Assessment of the protective effect of pneumococcal vaccination in preventing meningitis after cochlear implantation.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2007 Oct;133(10):987-94

Bionic Ear Institute, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, 32 Gisbourne St, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia.

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http://archotol.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/arc
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archotol.133.10.987DOI Listing
October 2007

Mice deficient for the type II transmembrane serine protease, TMPRSS1/hepsin, exhibit profound hearing loss.

Am J Pathol 2007 Aug 9;171(2):608-16. Epub 2007 Jul 9.

Molecular Medicine Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2353/ajpath.2007.070068DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1934525PMC
August 2007

Threshold shift: effects of cochlear implantation on the risk of pneumococcal meningitis.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2007 Apr;136(4):589-96

Bionic Ear Institute, the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otohns.2006.11.039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1852444PMC
April 2007

Does cochlear implantation and electrical stimulation affect residual hair cells and spiral ganglion neurons?

Hear Res 2007 Mar 15;225(1-2):60-70. Epub 2006 Dec 15.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Vic. 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2006.12.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1853285PMC
March 2007

Effects of inner ear trauma on the risk of pneumococcal meningitis.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2007 Mar;133(3):250-9

Bionic Ear Institute and Departments of Otolaryngology and Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archotol.133.3.250DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1840049PMC
March 2007

Protective effects of local administration of ciprofloxacin on the risk of pneumococcal meningitis after cochlear implantation.

Laryngoscope 2006 Dec;116(12):2138-44

Department of Otolaryngology, Bionic Ear Institute, University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye and Eye Hospiatl, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.mlg.0000243192.43574.81DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1839843PMC
December 2006

Basis of electrical stimulation of the cochlea and the cochlear nucleus.

Adv Otorhinolaryngol 2006 ;64:186-205

The Bionic Ear Institute, The University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000094652DOI Listing
October 2006

Pneumococcal meningitis: development of a new animal model.

Otol Neurotol 2006 Sep;27(6):844-54

Bionic Ear Institute, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.mao.0000231603.25961.f1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1839842PMC
September 2006

Clinical application of neurotrophic factors: the potential for primary auditory neuron protection.

Eur J Neurosci 2005 Nov;22(9):2123-33

The Bionic Ear Institute, 384 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Australia 3002.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-9568.2005.04430.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1831824PMC
November 2005

Exogenous BDNF rescues rat spiral ganglion neurons in vivo.

Otol Neurotol 2005 Sep;26(5):1064-72

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1851892PMC
September 2005

Cochlear implantation in rats: a new surgical approach.

Hear Res 2005 Jul;205(1-2):115-22

Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, The University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne Street, East Melbourne, Vic. 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2005.03.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1831821PMC
July 2005

Chronic depolarization enhances the trophic effects of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in rescuing auditory neurons following a sensorineural hearing loss.

J Comp Neurol 2005 May;486(2):145-58

The Bionic Ear Institute, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cne.20564DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1831822PMC
May 2005

Long-term sensorineural hearing loss induces functional changes in the rat auditory nerve.

Eur J Neurosci 2004 Dec;20(11):3131-40

The Bionic Ear Institute, Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne Street, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-9568.2004.03809.xDOI Listing
December 2004

Surface microstructure of the perilymphatic space: implications for cochlear implants and cell- or drug-based therapies.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2004 May;130(5):518-23

Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archotol.130.5.518DOI Listing
May 2004

Cochlear immunochemistry--a new technique based on gelatin embedding.

J Neurosci Methods 2003 Oct;129(1):81-6

Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, University of Melbourne, 32, Gisborne Street, East Melbourne, Melbourne 3002, Vic., Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0165-0270(03)00211-5DOI Listing
October 2003

A multichannel scala tympani electrode array incorporating a drug delivery system for chronic intracochlear infusion.

Hear Res 2002 Oct;172(1-2):92-8

Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne Street, 3002, East Melbourne, Vic., Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0378-5955(02)00517-8DOI Listing
October 2002

Chronic placental insufficiency has long-term effects on auditory function in the guinea pig.

Hear Res 2002 Apr;166(1-2):159-65

Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic. 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0378-5955(02)00312-xDOI Listing
April 2002