This series of experiments attempted to characterize the abilities of stem cells derived from bone marrow and adipose tissue to integrate into the sensory epithelium of the inner ear and to differentiate into hair cells or neural cell types.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Mesenchymal Stem Cells; Mice; Ear, Inner; Chickens
Randazzo, Jessica A., "Injection of adult mouse mesenchymal stem cells into the developing chick inner ear" (2006). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 325. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.