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Mount Sinai has a precise imaging machine that uses adaptive optics, which can examine individual cells of the retina.
To diagnose the damage, Dr. Deobhakta and his colleagues used a new technique called adaptive optics scanning light ophthalmoscopy that offers an unusually clear and precise view of the retina cells.
Those components include 210 of the 798 segments that make up the 39-meter main mirror, back-up mirror segments, some lasers for the adaptive optics system, and a few instrument components.
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