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Cochlear implants, electrical prosthetic devices that stimulate inner ear neurons of individuals who have lost their cochlear sensory cells, restore usable hearing to deaf patients.
GÃ¶ttingen-based Max Planck researcher decodes a molecular process that controls the growth of nerve cells.
Studies with fruit flies have shown that the specialized nerve cells called neurons can rebuild themselves after injury.
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- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.