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To: chevydude26

I have no idea what an “eye cell” is, but even if they are able to cultivate intact retinal tissue (exceedingly complex in and of itself), what miracle of neurosurgery is going to make the millions of nerve connections to the nerve fiber layer, or more centrally, the optic nerve?


4 posted on 04/18/2009 9:55:40 PM PDT by EyeGuy
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To: EyeGuy

i’m almost certain there have been claims of this working only for it never to come into fruition


6 posted on 04/18/2009 9:58:54 PM PDT by chevydude26
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To: EyeGuy

They’re expecting it to somehow know how to grow back together.


13 posted on 04/18/2009 10:10:27 PM PDT by HiTech RedNeck (Beat a better path, and the world will build a mousetrap at your door.)
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