October 1, 2014|
An issue highlighting advances in vision research
June 27, 2014|
Exposure to visual stimuli while running restores vision to mice blind in one eye.
March 10, 2014|
Converting sights to sounds reveals that the brains of congenitally blind people respond similarly to various objects as those of subjects who can see.
February 19, 2014|
In blind mice, a light-stimulated small molecule temporarily confers photosensitivity to retinal ganglion cells despite rod and cone damage.
November 1, 2013|
Georgia Tech researchers develop technology that could allow assistance dogs to better communicate with their handlers.
April 15, 2013|
In a small study, babies with blind mothers showed no deficits and in fact appeared to be developmentally advanced.
September 1, 2012|
Altered touch perception in deaf people may reveal individual differences in brain plasticity.
August 13, 2012|
A strategy to transmit signals to retinal nerve cells may show promise as a step toward alternative retinal prosthesis design.
July 1, 2012|
Critics point out that cell therapy has yet to top existing treatments. Biotech companies are setting out to change that—and prove that the technology can revolutionize medicine.