Localisation of a novel autosomal dominant non-syndromic hearing impairment on chromosome 20

Julia Diana Dahm, Manuela Baur, Hans-Peter Zenner & Markus Pfister
Introduction: Hearing loss is one of the most frequent sensory deficits in human. A considerable part is based on genetic defects eg mutations in functional relevant genes of the inner ear. Finding the relevant genes can be greatly facilitated by the investigation of affected families with hearing [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]