Vision Restoration with a Chemical that Exploits Remodeling of Degenerating Retina

Richard Kramer and Ivan Tochitsky discuss DENAQ, a new chemical photoswitch that restores electrophysiological and behavioral responses to blind mice whose natural rod and cone photoreceptors have degenerated. DENAQ is nontoxic, sensitive enough to work with ordinary daylight, and surprisingly,

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