Vision of blind man partially restored using light-sensing algae proteins

The vision of a completely blind man has been partially restored using light-sensing proteins first found in algae. The man was treated with a type of therapy called optogenetics, which uses the proteins to control cells at the back of his eye. He first knew it was working when he realised he could see the […]

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French man breaks lockdown rules with written declaration to smash a guy’s face

A French man has been fined for breaking lockdown rules after declaring in a written statement that he was leaving his house to “smash a guy’s face in,” police said in a statement. The 39-year-old man, living in Brittany, northwestern France, was hiding behind a car when he was spotted by a police patrol. He […]