[Cyborg] modify vision with electronics or gene therapy first?

Christoph Maier cm.hardware.software.elsewhere at gmail.com
Sun May 13 16:48:54 PDT 2012


On Sun, May 13, 2012 at 4:08 PM, Jean Rintoul <jean.rintoul at gmail.com>wrote:

>
> Gene therapy has apparently added extra color sensitivity to mice &
> monkeys. Extension of human vision into IR & UV?
>
> http://www.neitzvision.com/content/publications.html
>
>
Depends on how comfortable you are having foreign genetic material injected
into you ...
http://www.neitzvision.com/content/genetherapy.html#humans
I'm blown away that they're even trying.

Electrical implants are ridiculously crude ... but not contagious.

Serious question ... where would you find volunteers for gene therapy?
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