Scientists were able to reanimate the human eye after death

Scientists from Scripps Research and the University of Utah have discovered human eyes can be made to function again, even after death.

Initially, the researchers were able to revive light-signalling in mouse photoreceptors up to three hours after death. The scientists found, to their surprise, they could obtain similar retinal signalling from human autopsied eyes after they were removed up to five hours following death.

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Amanda Brown is an Alberta reporter for the Western Standard and Alberta Report. She has been a professional copy editor and features writer for regional media in Alberta since 2013.

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Wooooooo zombie eyes

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