Optogenetics used for the first time to help a blind patient see again

Submitted URL: https://www.statnews.com/2021/05/24/scientists-use-optogenetics-for-first-time-to-help-blind-patient-see/ 

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The genetically modified neurons became stand-ins for the photoreceptors he had lost many years before to retinitis pigmentosa.

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