Now showing items 1-1 of 1
Genomic Conservation of the Outer Hair Cell Motility Protein, Prestin in the Monotreme: Ornithorhyncus anatinus (Platypus)
(Creighton University, 2007-08)
The process of outer hair cell (OHC) motility, which enables sound amplification, is an active process that is thought to be unique to mammals. Prestin, the motor protein of these OHCs, is crucial for its function in ...