Human embryonic stem cells attempted to treat blindness

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    Synthetic retina grown from embryonic stem cells...
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    Procedure Could Reverse Common Form of Blindness
    July 22, 2013 > Scientists have taken a major step toward potentially reversing a common form of blindness.
     
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    Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'Bionic Eye'...
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    Michigan man among 1st in US to get 'bionic eye'
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