Tuesday, October 27, 2020
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Bird and reptile tears aren’t so different from human tears

Bird and reptile tears aren't so unlike our own, shows a new study in Frontiers in Veterinary Science. But the differences could...

Researchers model human stem cells to identify degeneration in glaucoma

More than 3 million Americans have glaucoma, a serious eye condition causing vision loss. Using human stem cell models, researchers at Indiana...

NIH researchers discover tooth-enamel protein in eyes with dry AMD

A protein that normally deposits mineralized calcium in tooth enamel may also be responsible for calcium deposits in the back of the...

Estimating adults at high risk for vision loss, evaluating care use

Bottom Line: The estimated number of U.S. adults at high risk for vision loss increased from 2002 to 2017 in this observational study based...

Breakthrough in understanding how human eyes process 3D motion

Scientists at the University of York have revealed that there are two separate 'pathways' for seeing 3D motion in the human brain, which allow...

Immune system can slow degenerative eye disease, NIH-led mouse study shows

A new study shows that the complement system, part of the innate immune system, plays a protective role to slow retinal degeneration in...

Brains of children with epilepsy able to re-map after surgery to...

TORONTO, JUNE 4, 2019 - For children with severe epilepsy, surgery is the last resort used to prevent seizures but the treatment...

Children’s brains reorganize after epilepsy surgery to retain visual perception

Children can keep full visual perception - the ability to process and understand visual information - after brain surgery for severe epilepsy,...