Outer Hair

Some articles on outer hair, hair:

Prestin - Function
... It is specifically expressed in the lateral membrane of outer hair cells (OHCs) of the cochlea ... two anions found to be essential for outer hair cell motility ... and elongates leading to electromotility of outer hair cells (OHC) ...
Physiology of The Olivocochlear System - Neurophysiology
... to calcium and monovalent cations the cellular response of the outer hair cells to ACh activation is hyperpolarizing, rather than the expected depolarizing response ... Electrophysiological responses recorded from outer hair cells following ACh stimulation therefore show a small inward current (carried largely by incoming calcium via the acetylcholine receptor ... the surgical lesion results in complete loss of all olivocochlear innervation to the hair cells, while the genetic manipulations result in much more selective functional loss- that of the targeted ...
McDonaldland - Characters
... He is a clown with red hair and a big red smile who wears a yellow suit and red shoes ... only he was old, had a long nose, gray hair, and was called the Lone Jogger in some 1970s commercials, sporting a shirt that said "Lone Jogger" ... to include a lightbulb-topped helmet and a mustache, with his hair changing from brown to white ...

Famous quotes containing the words hair and/or outer:

    There is joy
    in all:
    in the hair I brush each morning,
    in the Cannon towel, newly washed,
    that I rub my body with each morning....
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    The outer world, from which we cower into our houses, seemed after all a gentle habitable place; and night after night a man’s bed, it seemed, was laid and waiting for him in the fields, where God keeps an open house.
    Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)