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New contributors behind blindness in older adults identified

April 13, 2021

The University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) researchers have identified a potential mechanism for age-related macular degeneration, known as the leading cause of blindness among older adults. From their study of laboratory-grown roundworms as well as human and mouse eye tissue, the researchers suggest that the structural organisation of the eye’s light-detecting cells may […]

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