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Contact Lens Uses Digital Images, Tactile Sensations to Restore Vision to the Blind


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Frans
- 155 days ago - industrytap.com
Approximately 59,000 children and 6.6 million adults are legally blind just in the U.S. alone, according to the National Federation of the Blind. Researchers at Israel's Bar-llan University are hoping to lower statistics around the world with ....



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Brad Hunter (23)
Tuesday February 25, 2014, 8:06 am
thanks
 

AniMae Chi (394)
Tuesday February 25, 2014, 8:31 am
Good news for me, i have Macular Degeneration.
Thank you Frans.
 

Natasha Salgado (510)
Tuesday February 25, 2014, 9:27 pm
This is wonderful--it could help millions maybe see 4 the ist time. Thx Frans
 

Robert O. (12)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 12:28 am
Thanks Frans.
 

. (0)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 12:53 am
Fantastic news!
 

Walter Firrth (62)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 1:04 am
This sounds too good to be true.We can only hope The benefit to the blind would be immeasurable.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 2:04 am
Thanks Frans.
 

GGmaSheila D. (134)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 5:12 am
Would this work on those blind from birth and those who lost their sight later...either or both, it's a great step. Thanks for sharing this with us.
 

Michael A. (27)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 11:31 am
noted
 

Michael A. (27)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 11:31 am
ty
 

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 11:52 am
noted, thanks
 

monka blanke (74)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 1:14 pm
noted, thanks.
 

Birgit W. (140)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 1:21 pm
Thanks.
 

marie tc (166)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 3:11 pm
Wow wonderful news
Thanks for sharing
 

John S. (297)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 4:46 am
Interesting.
 

Dale O. (189)
Friday February 28, 2014, 5:55 pm
Looks like marvellous news for many people and perhaps also pets.
 

Helen Porter (41)
Monday March 3, 2014, 10:24 am
I was reading of how some blind people are learning to see through astral projection.

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