Colloquium - Marcos Sotomayor (The Ohio State University) - Molecular Mechanics of Hearing

Image
Marcos Sotomayor (The Ohio State University) 11/24/20 colloquium speaker
November 24, 2020
3:45PM - 4:45PM
Location
Zoom webinar

Date Range
Add to Calendar 2020-11-24 15:45:00 2020-11-24 16:45:00 Colloquium - Marcos Sotomayor (The Ohio State University) - Molecular Mechanics of Hearing Inner-ear sensory perception begins when “tip links”, fine protein filaments essential for hearing and balance, pull and open ion channels to elicit transduction currents. In this lecture I will show how we are using structural biology techniques and molecular dynamics simulations to study tip links and to provide a detailed view of the first molecular steps in inner-ear sensory transduction.   https://osu.zoom.us/j/7030995726?pwd=ZzgxWHVpRjZtbHAwZG0wQnJpVnpFdz09 Password: 567548 Zoom webinar Department of Physics physics@osu.edu America/New_York public
Description

Inner-ear sensory perception begins when “tip links”, fine protein filaments essential for hearing and balance, pull and open ion channels to elicit transduction currents. In this lecture I will show how we are using structural biology techniques and molecular dynamics simulations to study tip links and to provide a detailed view of the first molecular steps in inner-ear sensory transduction.

 

https://osu.zoom.us/j/7030995726?pwd=ZzgxWHVpRjZtbHAwZG0wQnJpVnpFdz09

Password: 567548