Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Biophysics Laboratory for Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Cancer Publications


Farrell B. An ill-posed boundary condition was inadvertently implemented when deriving the expression to characterize deformation of neurons. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2020 October; doi: 10.1073/pnas.2015950117.

Farrell B., B.L. Skidmore, V. Rajasekharan, W.E. Brownell. 2020. A novel theoretical framework reveals more than one voltage-sensing pathway in the lateral membrane of outer hair cells. J Gen Physiol. 2020.
52(7):e201912447. DOI: 10.1085/jgp.201912447. PMID: 32384538.

Farrell, B., and J. Bengtson. 2019. Scientist and data architect collaborate to curate and archive an inner ear electrophysiology data collection. PLoS One. 2019;14(10):e0223984. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0223984. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 31626635.

Farrell, B., and Bengtson, J.2018.Ontology based data architecture to promote data sharing in electrophysiology. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Biological Ontology (ICBO) August 7-10, 2018 Corvalis, Oregon USA. URL:

Rajasekharan, V, V.K.A. Sreenivasan, and B. Farrell. 2017. Force measurements for cancer cells. In Zeineldin R, Ed. Cancer Nanotechnology. Chapter 12. Methods and Protocols, aka Methods Molecular Biology 1530: Springer-Nature, New York, NY. (47 pages 10 figures and 51 references). ISBN: 978-1-4939-6644-8.

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Farrell, B., and J. Bengtson. 2019. The Ontology for Biomedical Investigation based Inner Ear Electrophysiology OBI_IEE. 


Farrell, B., and J. Bengtson. 2019. Data collection curated with an application ontology describes the methods and results upon performing an ex-vivo voltage-clamp assay on outer hair cells of the mammalian cochlea.