Paul Fuchs PhD

John E. Bordley Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Ramanathan, K., T. Michael, G-J. Jiang, H. Hiel and P.A. Fuchs (1999). A molecular mechanism for the electrical tuning of cochlear hair cells.  Science. 283:215-217. 

Glowatzki E and PA Fuchs (2002) Transmitter release at the hair cell ribbon synapse.  Nature Neuroscience 5(2):147-154.  

Weisz C., E. Glowatzki and P.A. Fuchs (2009). The postsynaptic function of type II cochlear afferents.  Nature 461:1027-1162.  PMID: 19847265; PMCID: PMC2785502.  Cited in Faculty of 1000: Andy Groves: Faculty of 1000 Biology, 13 Nov 2009

Weisz CJ, Lehar M, Hiel H, Glowatzki E, Fuchs PA. Synaptic transfer from outer hair cells to type II afferent fibers in the rat cochlea. J Neurosci. 2012 Jul11;32(28):9528-36. PubMed PMID: 22787038; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3433252.

Zachary SP, Fuchs PA. Re-Emergent Inhibition of Cochlear Inner Hair Cells in a Mouse Model of Hearing Loss. J Neurosci. 2015 35(26):9701-6. PMCID: PMC4571504.

Liu, C, E. Glowatzki and P.A. Fuchs (2015). Unmyelinated Type II Afferent Neurons Report Cochlear Damage.  PNAS 2015 Nov 24;112(47):14723-7.  PMCID: PMC4664349

Martinez-Monedero R, Liu C, Weisz C, Vyas P, Fuchs PA, Glowatzki E.  (2016). GluA2-Containing AMPA Receptors Distinguish Ribbon-Associated from Ribbonless Afferent Contacts on Rat Cochlear Hair Cells. eNeuro. 12;3(2). pii: ENEURO.0078-16.2016. PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4874539.

Fuchs PA. A 'calcium capacitor' shapes cholinergic inhibition of cochlear hair cells. J Physiol. 2014 Mar 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24566542.  PMCID: PMC4229337

Zachary, S, Nowak N, Vyas P, Bonanni L and PA Fuchs. 2018. Voltage-gated calcium influx modifies cholinergic inhibition of inner hair cells in the immature rat cochlea. J. Neurosci. 2018 May 22. pii: 0230-18. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0230-18.2018. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29789373. PMCID: PMC6010563.

Vyas P, Wu JS, Jimenez A, Glowatzki E and PA Fuchs. 2019. Characterization of transgenic mouse lines for labeling type I and type II afferent neurons in the cochlea. Scientific Reports 9(1):5549. PMCID: PMC6447598.

P.A. Fuchs, J.S. Wu, P. Vyas and S.P. Zachary. 2017. ‘Cochlear Microcircuits’, in the second edition, “Handbook of Brain Microcircuits” edited by Gordon Shepherd and Sten Grillner, Oxford University Press.