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Scientists have learned how to recover eyesight

November 9 2006

Vision in blind mice after transplantation of retinal cells were able to restore the British and American experts. This experience will develop new ways to treat eye diseases.

In the mice were damaged photoreceptors. Rather than to use stem cells can develop into cells of different types of specialists transplanted cells, photoreceptors. "We first demonstrated the possibility of transplantation of photoreceptors," - said director Robert MacLaren, a surgeon in the clinic Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.

Upon further review of ten years may conduct operations in humans, researchers say. Tells

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