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Tatel was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa in 1957 as a teen attending Montgomery Blair High School.
In retinitis pigmentosa, the light-sensitive layer of cells is damaged, but the rest of the retina remains intact.How Gene Therapy and Algae Proteins Partially Restored a Blind Man’s Sight|Shelly Fan|May 25, 2021|Singularity Hub
Researchers have now inserted a protein that senses amber light into ganglion cells of a man with retinitis pigmentosa, restoring some vision.A gene-based therapy partially restored a blind man’s vision|Tina Hesman Saey|May 24, 2021|Science News
Gene therapy and gene editing also target only certain genes, but retinitis pigmentosa can be caused by changes in any one of more than 50 genes.A gene-based therapy partially restored a blind man’s vision|Tina Hesman Saey|May 24, 2021|Science News
In Nature Medicine, the authors describe how their patient lost his vision after being diagnosed 40 years ago with retinitis pigmentosa, a degenerative disease that destroys photoreceptors, the light-sensing cells in the retina.A blind man can perceive objects after a gene from algae was added to his eye|Antonio Regalado|May 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
After 33 years of working in a factory, Nowlin had developed a hereditary eye disease called Retinitis pigmentosa.Powerball Winners on Being Filthy Rich|Caitlin Dickson|November 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It is especially serious when the more central portions of the retina, are thus affected (choroido-retinitis centralis).
Choroiditis and retinitis may also occur, and leave permanent changes easily recognised on examination with the ophthalmoscope.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Irving thereupon stopped work, and the doctor diagnosed his case as "Retinitis conjunctivitis, both eyes."
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The arteries are terminal ones, and small patches of retinitis are therefore found.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:|Louis Marshall Warfield