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Submission + - Implant Injects DNA Into Ear, Improves Hearing (sciencemag.org)

sciencehabit writes: Many people with profound hearing loss have been helped by devices called cochlear implants, but their hearing is still far from normal. They often have trouble distinguishing different musical pitches, for example, or hearing a conversation in a noisy room. Now, researchers have found a clever way of using cochlear implants to deliver new genes into the ear—a therapy that, in guinea pigs, dramatically improves hearing.
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Implant Injects DNA Into Ear, Improves Hearing

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