Lundbeck fonden - A Little Bird Told Me - Establishing Songbirds as a Behavioral Model for Regenerated Hearing

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Hearing impairment is the most common human sensory deficit that cannot be easily treated. As hearing loss has a high social, functional, and emotional burden onindividuals and a negative economic impact on the individual and societal level,
treating and preventing hearing loss is of utmost importance. There is currently no effective biological or pharmacological treatment for sensorineural hearing loss thatis caused by the permanent destruction of the receptor cells of hearing - the HCs -and of the associated neurons.
Effective start/end date01/05/202101/12/2023