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Device for measuring melanopsin sensitivity
Device for measuring melanopsin sensitivityProblemMelanopsin is a photo-pigment protein found in specialized photosensitive ganglion cells (ipRGCs) of the retina. These cells are involved in the regulation of circadian rhythms, sleep, mood, the pupillary light reflex, and the painful sensation of bright light. Accurate measurements of melanospin se...
Published: 9/5/2019   |   Inventor(s): Geoffrey Aguirre, David Brainard
Category(s): Medical Devices
High Resolution Functional Imaging of Individual Cone Photoreceptors in the Living Human Eye
The present invention describes a non-invasive in vivo imaging technique using enhanced ophthalmoscopy to assess the intrinsic function of individual photoreceptor cells while maintaining high spatial resolution. This technique could be applied for both diagnostic purposes as well as the precise measurement of treatment response to both existing an...
Published: 5/22/2018   |   Inventor(s): Jessica Morgan, David Brainard, Robert Cooper, William Tuten
Category(s): Software, Data, Algorithms, & Apps, Diagnostics, Medical Devices