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Congenital blindness appears to offer protection against schizophrenia. Researchers trying to figure out why.

No person who was born blind has ever been diagnosed with schizophrenia. … This is especially surprising, since congenital blindness ...
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Inside the quest to use gene therapy to cure a form of congenital blindness

[I]nherited retinal disease affects thousands of people around the world—people who are born with poor vision and then slowly lose ...