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And Zafrina could have manipulated the optic nerves.
Situated in the hypothalamus near the crossing of the optic nerves, the SCN takes most of its cues from visual stimuli, especially light.
These cells convert light into an electrical signal that travels to the brain via the optic nerve.
Their plan calls for a combination of surgical and regenerative techniques: doctors would transplant the eye from a donor into the patient and then coax the optic nerve to make connections to the brain.
One of my primary symptoms had been inflammation of the optic nerves, which caused my blindness.
This includes the cells adjacent to the photoreceptor cells that transmit electrical impulses to the brain via the optic nerve, where they are perceived as signals the visual cortex processes as vision.
Emma has also has them on her optic nerves and brain stem.
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