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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.
Blue light from digital devices decreases sleep quality

Blue light from digital devices decreases sleep quality

Research suggests novel approach for encouraging regeneration in mouse retina

Research suggests novel approach for encouraging regeneration in mouse retina

Chicken models may shed light on how humans develop sensitive daytime vision

Chicken models may shed light on how humans develop sensitive daytime vision

Researchers working towards developing novel stem cell approaches for glaucoma

Researchers working towards developing novel stem cell approaches for glaucoma

Researchers unravel mystery of how human eyes compute direction of moving light

Researchers unravel mystery of how human eyes compute direction of moving light

Cluster headaches: searching for effective therapies

Cluster headaches: searching for effective therapies

Study findings could lead to quick and new way for predicting efficacy of cancer treatments

Study findings could lead to quick and new way for predicting efficacy of cancer treatments

Study reveals unique retinal scar in Ebola survivors

Study reveals unique retinal scar in Ebola survivors

Scientists show ability to grow specific neurons for treatment of optic neurodegenerative diseases

Scientists show ability to grow specific neurons for treatment of optic neurodegenerative diseases

Researchers identify biomarker that could predict disease severity in glaucoma patients

Researchers identify biomarker that could predict disease severity in glaucoma patients

Powerful pain medicine may help reduce vision damage of glaucoma

Powerful pain medicine may help reduce vision damage of glaucoma

Strawberry extract can inhibit spread of breast cancer cells, mice study shows

Strawberry extract can inhibit spread of breast cancer cells, mice study shows

Novel non-invasive technique can deliver drugs to the brain via nanoparticles

Novel non-invasive technique can deliver drugs to the brain via nanoparticles

New report outlines strategies for regenerating retinal ganglion cells

New report outlines strategies for regenerating retinal ganglion cells

Research helps elucidate mechanisms behind low-level laser therapy in treating neuropathic pain

Research helps elucidate mechanisms behind low-level laser therapy in treating neuropathic pain

Discovery about retinal zinc may show new way to protect, regenerate optic nerve in glaucoma patients

Discovery about retinal zinc may show new way to protect, regenerate optic nerve in glaucoma patients

Minimally invasive treatment can safely relieve pain in children with severe migraine

Minimally invasive treatment can safely relieve pain in children with severe migraine

New research identifies signal that appears to trigger retinal regeneration in zebrafish

New research identifies signal that appears to trigger retinal regeneration in zebrafish

Vision scientists uncover reasons behind unusual perceptual properties of the eye's fovea

Vision scientists uncover reasons behind unusual perceptual properties of the eye's fovea

Northwestern Medicine scientists discover retinal cell that may cause myopia

Northwestern Medicine scientists discover retinal cell that may cause myopia