STAT3-mediated signaling protects the inner ear hair cells from cisplatin ototoxicity

Elisabeth Gerschner, Heidi Olze, Birgit Mazurek & Agnieszka Szczepek
The acronym STAT3 stands for signal transducer and activator of transcription 3. STAT3-mediated signaling leads to proliferation, differentiation and survival of various cell types. During the last months, our group has been working on the assessment of STAT3’s protective potential against drug-induced[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]