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Retinitis Pigmentosa Treatment News: Vision Loss Associated with Form of RP Can be Slowed by Reprogramming the Metabolism of Photoreceptors in the Retina According to Study

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(COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER) According to a recent press release, Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers have demonstrated that vision loss associated with a form of retinitis pigmentosa (RP) can be slowed dramatically by reprogramming the metabolism of photoreceptors, or light sensors, in the retina. The study, conducted in mice, represents a novel approach to […]