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Hearing loss and tinnitus—are funders and industry listening?

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Figure 1: Funding and publication in diabetes, hearing and tinnitus research.

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The authors would like to thank all organizations mentioned in this article that shared their expenditures, as well as the Hudspeth laboratory for invaluable support. C.R.C. is a recipient of post-doctoral fellowships from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) nþ PBGEP3-125837 and the Schweizerischen Stiftung für medizinisch-biologische Stipendien (SSMBS) nþ PASMP3-136979 and has received funding from the Wenner Gren, Lars Hiertas Minne, Magnus Bergvalls Stiftelserna and Tysta Skolan. B.C. has received funding from the Vetenskapsrådet (VR), Forskningsrådet för arbetsliv och socialvetenskap (FAS), Karolinska Institutet and Tysta Skolan. B.L. has received research funding from the Tinnitus Research Initiative (TRI), the American Tinnitus Association (ATA), the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF), AztraZeneca and Cerbomed. This article reflects the authors' personal opinions and not those of the cited organizations.

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Cederroth, C., Canlon, B. & Langguth, B. Hearing loss and tinnitus—are funders and industry listening?. Nat Biotechnol 31, 972–974 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt.2736

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