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In anatomy, a ganglion (plural ''ganglia'') is a biological tissue mass, most commonly a mass of nerve cell bodies. Cells found in a ganglion are called ganglion cells, though this term is also sometimes used to refer specifically to retinal ganglion cells.
Stem cell models help determine previously unknown genetic markers of glaucoma

Stem cell models help determine previously unknown genetic markers of glaucoma

Detailed genetic roadmap of glaucoma will help develop new drugs to combat the disease

Detailed genetic roadmap of glaucoma will help develop new drugs to combat the disease

Gene therapy for degenerative retinal disease has no safety concerns but fails to improve vision loss

Gene therapy for degenerative retinal disease has no safety concerns but fails to improve vision loss

Specific neural circuit in mice can help detect the dimmest shadows possible

Specific neural circuit in mice can help detect the dimmest shadows possible

Research shows existence of a link between atherosclerotic plaques and the central nervous system

Research shows existence of a link between atherosclerotic plaques and the central nervous system

Study evaluates the ocular tropism and the possible ocular transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in animal models

Study evaluates the ocular tropism and the possible ocular transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in animal models

Trigeminal ganglia cell atlas implicates several cell types in migraine

Trigeminal ganglia cell atlas implicates several cell types in migraine

Researchers use optoacoustics for high-precision neuromodulation

Researchers use optoacoustics for high-precision neuromodulation

Cell fusion could be a potential therapeutic strategy to treat retinal damage

Cell fusion could be a potential therapeutic strategy to treat retinal damage

A ubiquitous protein may be key to the survival of neurons most impacted by glaucoma

A ubiquitous protein may be key to the survival of neurons most impacted by glaucoma

Simple eye test may help identify Alzheimer’s risk in middle age

Simple eye test may help identify Alzheimer’s risk in middle age

Study documents and visualizes hearing loss-associated genes in the inner ear

Study documents and visualizes hearing loss-associated genes in the inner ear

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies suggested to be safe to use in pregnancy

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies suggested to be safe to use in pregnancy

ALS also causes retinal alterations, study reveals

ALS also causes retinal alterations, study reveals

New project investigates stem cell therapy as a potential treatment for glaucoma

New project investigates stem cell therapy as a potential treatment for glaucoma

FDA-approved drug encourages sensory neurons to regrow after injury

FDA-approved drug encourages sensory neurons to regrow after injury

New study finds SARS-CoV-2 causes retinal infection

New study finds SARS-CoV-2 causes retinal infection

Duke neurobiologists show how the rigors of natural selection and evolution have shaped the retinas

Duke neurobiologists show how the rigors of natural selection and evolution have shaped the retinas

Researchers use new laser-assisted technology for bioprinting adult neuron cells

Researchers use new laser-assisted technology for bioprinting adult neuron cells

Neurokinin-1 receptor: a potential drug target for the treatment of COVID-19

Neurokinin-1 receptor: a potential drug target for the treatment of COVID-19