June 2017. The Journal of Neuroscience. Cover Article!
Lavinia Sheets, Xinyi J. He, Jennifer Olt, Mary Schreck, Ronald S. Petralia, Ya-Xian Wang, Qiuxiang Zhang, Alisha Beirl, Teresa Nicolson, Walter Marcotti, Josef G. Trapani and Katie S. Kindt
Our study reveals that hair-cell ribbon enlargement results in increased calcium signals, yet reduces spontaneous activity and disrupts the timing of auditory and vestibular encoding.