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Prosthetic retina offers simple solution to restoring sight

A device which could restore sight to patients with one of the most common causes of blindness in the developed world is being developed in an international partnership. Researchers from the University of Strathclyde and Stanford University in California are creating a prosthetic retina for patients of age related macular degeneration (AMD), which affects one in 500 patients aged between 55 and 64 and one in eight aged over 85.
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An artificial retina with the capacity to restore normal vision

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (2 years ago)

s at Weill Cornell Medical College have deciphered a mouse's retina's neural code and coupled this information to a novel prosthetic device to restore sight to blind mice. The researchers say they have also cracked the code for a mo... Read Post

Prosthetic retina offers simple solution for restoring sight

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

A device which could restore sight to patients with one of the most common causes of blindness in the developed world is being developed. Read Post

Simple Solution For Age Related Macular Degeneration

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

A device which could restore sight to patients with one of the most common causes of blindness in the developed world is under development in an international partnership. Researchers from the University of Strathclyde and Stanford ... Read Post


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