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How Does the Eye Work?

The human eye is a wonder of engineering. It consists of many different parts that work together to provide visual information to the brain, which then translates it into information that is useful to the body.

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New algorithm accurately predicts outcomes for COVID-19 patients

New algorithm accurately predicts outcomes for COVID-19 patients

New device can allow patients to perform glaucoma eye test at home

New device can allow patients to perform glaucoma eye test at home

Researchers discover potential cellular target for eliminating bone breakdown in osteoporosis

Researchers discover potential cellular target for eliminating bone breakdown in osteoporosis

FDA approves first ever medication for rare genetic diseases that cause premature aging, death

FDA approves first ever medication for rare genetic diseases that cause premature aging, death

Non-invasive point of care imaging can aid rapid diagnosis of corneal infections

Non-invasive point of care imaging can aid rapid diagnosis of corneal infections

Move to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars could benefit the health of professional drivers

Move to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars could benefit the health of professional drivers

New method of repairing damage to optic nerve offers hope for people with glaucoma-related sight loss

New method of repairing damage to optic nerve offers hope for people with glaucoma-related sight loss

Multi-institution team receives prestigious award for breakthrough research on SARS-CoV-2

Multi-institution team receives prestigious award for breakthrough research on SARS-CoV-2

Eating Ataulfo mangoes may reduce facial wrinkles in older women

Eating Ataulfo mangoes may reduce facial wrinkles in older women

COVID-19 lockdown is associated with high blood pressure

COVID-19 lockdown is associated with high blood pressure

Researchers assess types of disease and economic harm from Utah's air pollution

Researchers assess types of disease and economic harm from Utah's air pollution

Drinking hot beverages from paper cups poses health risks, shows study

Drinking hot beverages from paper cups poses health risks, shows study

Hearing loss experts urge FDA to permit the sale of OTC hearing aids

Hearing loss experts urge FDA to permit the sale of OTC hearing aids

Certain regions in the retina are more affected by Alzheimer's disease, shows study

Certain regions in the retina are more affected by Alzheimer's disease, shows study

An acebuchin-oil-enriched diet helps to reduce arterial blood pressure

An acebuchin-oil-enriched diet helps to reduce arterial blood pressure

Researchers decode brain maps of human color perception

Researchers decode brain maps of human color perception

Professional drivers regularly exposed to hazardous levels of diesel emissions, study finds

Professional drivers regularly exposed to hazardous levels of diesel emissions, study finds

A-LabInsider introduces innovative app to boost biotech businesses

A-LabInsider introduces innovative app to boost biotech businesses

Global measles cases increase to 869,770 in 2019

Global measles cases increase to 869,770 in 2019

Pioneering stem cell research may help restore sight to people with macular diseases

Pioneering stem cell research may help restore sight to people with macular diseases