An audacious vision: Researchers aim for first human eye transplant within the decade

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An audacious vision: Researchers aim for first human eye transplant within the decade

Scientists have strived for successful eye transplants for centuries. Early attempts read like the diary of Mary Shelley: implanting a dog’s eye into a rat’s groin, transplanting a rat’s eye onto the neck of another rat, plucking the eye of a sheep from one socket and placing it into the other.


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