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German ophthalmologists figured out how to restore sight to the blind

German ophthalmologists figured out how to restore sight to the blindIn Hamburg successfully completed experiments on implantation of the microchip, which can restore sight to the blind. Two patients University hospital Hamburg in Eppendorf (UKE) implanted microchips. After undergoing implantation patients began to discern the outlines of objects and colors. The operation is performed under local anesthesia to patients suffering from atrophy of the optic nerve. Before treatment they could only slightly to see the world. The main goal of the experiment was to verify that a microchip implanted in the eye, capable of receiving an electrical impulse and force ganglion cells of the retina to function. German scientists plan to conduct further experiments with the so-called retinal prostheses. Research conducted at research centers in Germany and Austria, will have to answer the question - is there any hope for finding tracesthe for those blind people who have not damaged areas of the brain responsible for vision. NewsInfo.



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