Macular degeneration , a common cause of blindness in the elderly, may become a much more treatable problem in its end stages, thanks to a new implantable device which the Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it has approved. FDA OKs Tiny Telescope Cure For Elderly Blindness : The Two-Way : NPR - (Build 20100722150226)
Tiny Eye Telescope Brings Back A World Of Sight : NPR - (Build 20100722150226)
Stem-Cell-Coated Contact Lenses Are Curing the Blind | Popular Science - (Build 20100722150226) Regeneration of damaged tissues due to corneal disease begins in as few as two weeks
Cure For Blindness? Optic Nerves Regenerated - (Build 20100722150226) According to scientists at the Harvard Medical School, they have been able to regenerate the optic nerves of rats.