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S. Usami

Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Hirosaki University School of Medicine



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  • Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Japan. 1996 - 1999


  1. Non-syndromic hearing loss associated with enlarged vestibular aqueduct is caused by PDS mutations. Usami, S., Abe, S., Weston, M.D., Shinkawa, H., Van Camp, G., Kimberling, W.J. Hum. Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
  2. EYA1 nonsense mutation in a Japanese branchio-oto-renal syndrome family. Usami, S., Abe, S., Shinkawa, H., Deffenbacher, K., Kumar, S., Kimberling, W.J. J. Hum. Genet. (1999) [Pubmed]
  3. Isepamicin sulfate-induced sensorineural hearing loss in patients with the 1555 A-->G mitochondrial mutation. Usami, S., Abe, S., Tono, T., Komune, S., Kimberling, W.J., Shinkawa, H. ORL J. Otorhinolaryngol. Relat. Spec. (1998) [Pubmed]
  4. Sensorineural hearing loss caused by mitochondrial DNA mutations: special reference to the A1555G mutation. Usami, S., Abe, S., Shinkawa, H., Kimberling, W.J. J. Commun. Disord (1998) [Pubmed]
  5. Cell death in the inner ear associated with aging is apoptosis?. Usami, S., Takumi, Y., Fujita, S., Shinkawa, H., Hosokawa, M. Brain Res. (1997) [Pubmed]
  6. Differential cellular distribution of glutathione--an endogenous antioxidant--in the guinea pig inner ear. Usami, S., Hjelle, O.P., Ottersen, O.P. Brain Res. (1996) [Pubmed]
  7. Aspartate is enriched in sensory cells and subpopulations of non-neuronal cells in the guinea pig inner ear: a quantitative immunoelectron microscopic analysis. Usami, S., Ottersen, O.P. Brain Res. (1996) [Pubmed]
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