Jennifer Stone, Ph.D.
I received my graduate degree in Anatomy and Neurobiology from Boston University School of Medicine in 1993 and performed a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Washington. In 1998, I became a Assistant Research Professor in the Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Department at the University of Washington, and was promoted to Associate Research Professor in 2003.
Undergraduate Education: Skidmore College, BA in Studio Art and Biology
Graduate Education: Boston University School of Medicine, PhD in Anatomy and Neurobiology
Fellowship: University of Washington School of Medicine, Oto-HNS
Awards and honors
Continuous NIH funding since 1998
My research investigates ways to improve biological therapies for inner ear hair cell damage, to treat individuals with hearing and balance dysfunction.
Lewis RM, Keller JJ, Wan L, Stone JS. Bone morphogenetic protein 4 antagonizes hair cell regeneration in the avian auditory epithelium., Hear. Res. 2018 Jul; 3641-11
Scheibinger M, Ellwanger DC, Eduardo Corrales C, Stone JS, Heller S. Correction to: Aminoglycoside Damage and Hair Cell Regeneration in the Chicken Utricle., J. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. 2018 Feb; 19(1):31
Scheibinger M, Ellwanger DC, Corrales CE, Stone JS, Heller S. Aminoglycoside Damage and Hair Cell Regeneration in the Chicken Utricle., J. Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol. 2018 02; 19(1):17-29
Bucks SA, Cox BC, Vlosich BA, Manning JP, Nguyen TB, Stone JS. Supporting cells remove and replace sensory receptor hair cells in a balance organ of adult mice., Elife 2017 03; 6
Lab contact info
Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center
Box 357923, University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195