Anatomy and Physiology

We are a multi-disciplinary department with responsibilities in instruction, research and continuing education in the disciplines of gross and microscopic anatomy, cell and systemic physiology, pharmacology, and neuroscience.

Highlights in research and teaching

Research Has Potential To Help Treat Hereditary Deafness Related to the Gene SLC26A4
Dr. Philine Wangemann's study rescues hearing and balance through genetic therapy; shows potential for human health

The sounds of success are ringing at Kansas State University through a research project that has potential to treat human deafness and loss of balance.