Researchers have identified distinct differences among the cells comprising a tissue in the retina, findings that could help develop precise therapies for retinal diseases.
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The loss of retinal light-sensing photoreceptor cells is a leading cause of blindness and the number of individuals affected by retinal degenerative diseases is increasing with an ageing population. Currently, there are no treatments for these diseases and progress in finding new treatments is slow. This article explores the potential…
Researchers have discovered electrical channels important in sensory cell renewal which could be studied further to develop therapies for retinal diseases.