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Opinionated Science Episode 47: Pig Skin Corneas and Memory Repair With Electricity

On this episode of Opinionated Science, the team investigate two technologies that suggest that take the “fi” out of “scifi”. Listen now to find out how one research group is repairing blindness with an unexpected source of cellular help, and another is using alternating electrical current to enhance memory performance.


Opinionated Science is Technology Networks’ homemade podcast, where our team of scientists-turned-journalists cut out the chewy jargon and serve up slices of the most fascinating stories from the world of science. Expect a new Opinionated Science every other Friday.


Read more from this podcast:


Targeted Electrical Brain Stimulation Improves Memory in Older Adults


Curing Corneal Blindness With Bioengineered Pig Skin Implants

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Ruairi J Mackenzie
Ruairi J Mackenzie
Senior Science Writer