Raphael Yehoash

Prof. Yehoash Raphael

Past seminar at Sagol School of Neuroscience: 03.05.2015

Lecture title: Sensory systems, Inner ear biology

 Research topic:

  • Gene transfer for hair cell regeneration
  • Gene therapy for hereditary deafness
  • Enhancing the biology of the cochlea for improving cochlear implant outcomes

Research methods:

  • gene transfer
  • in vivo surgical procedures
  • physiological and morphological outcomes

Projects in the lab include:

  1. Vestibular hair cell regeneration
  2. Neurotrophin therapy for ears with cochlear implant
  3. Use of developmental genes for cochlear and vestibular hair cell regeneration