Blind mice see again
Bacterial gene restores sight in experiments
By Gwyneth Dickey, 14:16 PM June 24, 2010
Researchers have restored sight to blind laboratory mice by using gene therapy. The new treatment, published online June 24 in Science, may one day allow some people with retinitis pigmentosa, an incurable genetic eye disease, to read, drive and navigate a room.
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