Sheila Nirenberg:
Sheila Nirenberg: Uma prótese ocular para tratar a cegueira

TEDMED 2011 · 10:01 · Filmed Oct 2011
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Na TEDMED, Sheila Nirenberg revela uma forma audaciosa para criar a visão em pessoas com certos tipos de cegueira: ligações ao nervo óptico que enviam sinais directamente para o cérebro a partir de uma câmara.

Sheila Nirenberg studies how the brain encodes information — possibly allowing us to decode it, and maybe develop prosthetic sensory devices. Full bio
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