Shapes revealed with stimulation of visual cortex

Researchers in the US have developed a method of stimulating the visual cortex and restoring a degree of vision for people who are blind. This figure illustrates how dynamic stimulation to the visual cortex enables participants to ‘see’ shapes (Image: Beauchamp et al./Cell) For many adults, blindness often results from damage to the eyes or … Continue reading Shapes revealed with stimulation of visual cortex