I also asked optical groups traveling abroad if they had a need for more reading glasses. Both groups said yes! And from this, RestoringVision was born. In , we received the first donation of new glasses. Furthermore, the scientists pointed out some limitations in their findings. For instance, they only measured the movement of the head, and did not measure eye movement.
The study is also based on rodents, which are nocturnal. Their visual systems share similarities with humans and primates, but differ in complexity. Still, the paper adds to new lines of research and the findings could potentially be applied to neural networks that control machine vision, like those in autonomous vehicles.
We have the technology now to measure this. This story is published courtesy of the Harvard Gazette , Harvard University's official newspaper. For additional university news, visit Harvard.
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