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2010-04-14 14:15:00

An ophthalmologist at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis is implanting radioactive discs in the eyes of children with a rare cancer in an attempt to save their vision and their eyes.

2009-10-13 15:32:43

Study shows bioluminescence imaging distinguishes eye tumors in vivo, leading to early treatment of eye cancer.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.