Organizing The Eye’s Neurons

Johns Hopkins researchers A. R. Tomas and M. R. Deans have identified a protein needed for neuron organization in the developing retina. The team says that the study helps reveal how the healthy retina – the part of the eye that detects light – is built, and will lead to a greater understanding of what goes wrong in eye disease. In order for the eye to see, light-detecting cells must transmit information to neurons in the retina that relay the signal to the brain… (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Find the best Christmas presents and January Sales in the UK with this simple shopping directory.
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