News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
Get Our FREE
Industry eNewsletter
email:    
   

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Scientists Find Mechanism That Causes Noise-Induced Tinnitus and Drug That Can Prevent It



5/28/2013 7:34:26 AM

Staying up-to-date has never been simpler. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today!

An epilepsy drug shows promise in an animal model at preventing tinnitus from developing after exposure to loud noise, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. The findings, reported this week in the early online version of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, reveal for the first time the reason the chronic and sometimes debilitating condition occurs.

Hey, check out all the research scientist jobs. Post your resume today!

Read at ScienceDaily
Read at MedicalXpress


comments powered by Disqus
   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES