Some retinal nerve cells shed mitochondria so that neighboring astrocytes can break them down.
Neuroimaging study shows how the brain heals itself within a few weeks of surgery to remove tumors.
Researchers have identified a previously unknown disease gene linked to the degeneration of optic and peripheral nerve fibers.
A common over the counter antihistamine could partially reverse damage to the visual system caused by multiple sclerosis, researchers report.
A new study reports high contrast visual stimulation can help damaged retinal neurons to regrow optic nerve fibers.
Researchers report on a link between core body temperature and circadian rhythm in mice.
Recovering from suddenly losing her vision, Vanessa Potter experienced a mingling of her senses and altered the way in which she saw colors.