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Posts tagged photoreceptors

August 4, 2017

 

three mice: two in a running wheel, one with only head visible on the left

Three (No Longer) Blind Mice

In a recent experiment, scientists used transplated photoreceptors to restore vision in mice.

April 6, 2011

 

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Why Do I Sometimes See Tiny Moving Dots?

Those tiny dots are actually blood cells moving in the retina of your eye.

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